Three Double Dactyls

Making Light Among the Tombs

What if the grave were an
Verses might yet flow from
Anthony Hecht.

Still, his mortality
Fostered such lively wit,
It's a dead cert he knew
What to expect.

Wands & Cauldrons

Hogwarts Academy
Headmaster Dumbledore,
Mentoring teens in four
Wizard school dorms,

Keeps a keen eye on their
As they brave occult and
Hormonal storms.

Off Her Chest

Shutterbug nemesis
Jennifer Aniston
Warned, "Taking shots of my
Tits is a tort;

Rein in your penchant for
Otherwise, I'll see your
Assets in court."

by Chris O'Carroll

Chris O'Carroll is a writer, actor, and comedian. His poems have appeared in Folly, Garbanzo, Iambs & Trochees, The Neovictorian/Cochlea, The Raintown Review, and other print and online journals. You can see him onstage this summer and fall in A Midsummer Night's Dream, Measure for Measure, and Tom Jones with Theater at Monmouth (Maine), and in Henry V with Lost Nation Theater (Vermont).

Table Of Contents    Guidelines