The Bullfrog Dreams of Flying

Thomas W Case

He wants to shake the moss off his
back and leave the tadpoles behind.
They remind him of his misspent youth, and
wasted spring.  The blackbird sings of
blue skies, far off lands,
and the bullfrog dreams of flying.

  • Author: Thomas W Case (Pseudonym) (Offline Offline)
  • Published: March 30th, 2024 19:02
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  • David Wakeling

    Well done.There 's a touch of Aesop's fables here.Excellent

  • hzugman

    You got to have a dream. Nicely done.

  • Goldfinch60

    Fly high Thomas.


  • orchidee

    Yes, I know how he feels. I was The Birdman but me wings did not open. Arrgghh! lol.
    See me going over this cllliiiffffff? And notice the good acting there. lol.

  • Teddy.15

    Genius ! I have an enormous smile dear Thomas, you make it all so easy. Love the metaphor and the imagery. 🌹

    • Thomas W Case

      Thank you, Teddy. Very kind.

    • aDarkerMind

      as good as always Thomas

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