Shannon Thompson

Rookie (March 3 / Germantown, Maryland)

Haiku 9/1/07 - Poem by Shannon Thompson

Wolf Parade fan mail:
your fancy claps beat in time
with my hipster heart

Odd Republicans
Pro-life, Pro-war: Contradiction
War's Contraception

A Paper Tiger
seems ferocious but gives me
only paper-cuts

Boys with water guns
girls melt their hearts with one drop
liquid dry humor

you're tattooed for luck
can't have permanent snake-eyes
and never feel a bite.

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Poem Submitted: Saturday, September 1, 2007

Poem Edited: Monday, April 4, 2011

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