In Praise of Spiders

Sunlit silk shimmering
gliding through fragrant forest
web-weaving work of art
delicately decorating trees.

Delightedly devouring
detested Mosquitos
tightly trapped
in your latticework lair.

-Poem is my own, published on 1.28.15

This poem is a response to The Daily Post Prompt, “Embrace the Ick.” The instructions are: think of something that truly repulses you. Hold that thought until your skin squirms. Now, write a glowing puff piece about its amazing merits.

Embrace the Ick

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2 comments

  1. vivachange77 · January 29, 2015

    Creative and lovely response to the prompt.

    Liked by 1 person

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