Douglas Scotney

Gold Star - 38,983 Points (boomer / Toowoomba, Queensland, Australia. Resides in Adelaide)

Fabulous Beasts - Poem by Douglas Scotney

Back in the X Cenozoic
(where X is 'High')
life's large creations
could have outrageous fun with form.

Such as the snaggle-toothed,
long-jawed, tippy-hoof-toed
condylarth predator, the chevrolet.

And the hyaenodontids,
Labidilemur and Macrocranium.

With that type of beast
brought back now,
you'd die half-laughing at least.

Topic(s) of this poem: laughing

Poet's Notes about The Poem

for the animals, but not 'chevrolet', thanks to Curt Stager's book 'Deep Future'

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Poem Submitted: Tuesday, November 17, 2015

Poem Edited: Tuesday, November 17, 2015

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