dragons for breakfast

dragons for breakfast

A Chapter by Lyn Anderson
"

it's a long story

"
I was a vegetarian
nearly half my life,

I woke up one day
and had a dragon
for breakfast.

That was the day
you realized
I had checked out.






© 2017 Lyn Anderson



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Lyn Anderson
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That was some breakfast. Sometimes something changes in a relationship and one side doesn't notice until you eat the dragon. Those flames burn hottest.
Good write.
Ted

Posted 1 Day Ago


Wow. I'm speechless by how finely crafted that was. The ability to say what you did in so many words and to create that kind of depth that you did is masterful. This went straight into my library. Just simply amazing. Saying anything else would do it an injustice.

Posted 1 Week Ago


nicely done Lynn, enjoyed both the poem and the music... both had the feel of an epic tale with final conclusion- you won!!!!

redzone

Posted 6 Months Ago


Lyn Anderson

6 Months Ago

Thank you ever so much
OOPS! I like the tongue in cheek humour, the mystery behind the thoughts that drove the writing (long story) , the vid.

Honest brevity. Brava, Lyn!

Posted 7 Months Ago


Lyn Anderson

6 Months Ago

Thank you kindly
Ha. Clever girl.
Good one, Lyn.

Posted 7 Months Ago


Lyn Anderson

7 Months Ago

Thanks for stopping in
Hell of an awakening. But we do what we must AS we must.

Posted 8 Months Ago


1 of 1 people found this review constructive.

Lyn Anderson

8 Months Ago

Thank you very much
subtle violence ... lots of power to be gained in the killing and eating of the dragon ..i like the contrasts and the empowerment in this ..i like the surgically trimmed lines ... nice job says i!
E.

Posted 8 Months Ago


Lyn Anderson

8 Months Ago

Thanks. Not feeling much like dragon meat these days, :)
Einstein Noodle

8 Months Ago

wellllllllllll it takes a while to digest eh!? ;)
You knew they vegetables weren't good for you.
But a dragon, medium rare. You just can't beat it.

Posted 8 Months Ago


Lyn Anderson

8 Months Ago

Thank you. I appreciate it.
The title of this one really drew me in, I loved the idea of eating a dragon, as if it would even taste remotely good! lol.

I liked the last stanza,
"that was the day you realized I had checked out"
It really makes you think about what this is truly about!

Posted 9 Months Ago


Lyn Anderson

9 Months Ago

Thank you very much.
Kesha

9 Months Ago

You are welcome :)
I imagine eating a dragon would call for copious amounts of PeptoBismol or Galviscon to quench the heartburn.
:D

Great metaphorical piece here Lyn Anderson.
Well done.


Posted 9 Months Ago


Lyn Anderson

9 Months Ago

Thank you. I appreciate it.

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