Umbrella’s lighter offshoot

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by Michael R. Burch

There once was a dromedary
Who back-packed a crafty canary
Who said, “You can’t sing,
But the heavens will ring . . .
Just think of the tunes you can carry!”

Michael R. Burch
is the editor of The HyperTexts He has three Pushcart nominations, and his poetry has appeared in literary journals and sundry publications which include Light Quarterly, The Lyric, and Poet Lore.