Ripped from the Headlines! – A Daily Post Sonnet

Ripped from the Headlines! Ripped from the Headlines the ransom note came, each letter painstakingly cut, pasted, arranged to spell out a note licked by flame. A claim made from twenty broadsheets wasted on the demand for more land. The hostage taken turned out to be a wagon full of beans. The culprit, a dragon, skimped on postage by tossing the flaming note on the Queen’s hive, disrupting royal pollination and scattering her precious bees. Reports claim this winter we’ll be on short rations ’til bees start their flower nuzzling sport. Would someone send a representative to free the alimentary … Continue reading Ripped from the Headlines! – A Daily Post Sonnet