Wolf Knickknack

I sit on
A wood pedestal
Holding me
As the beloved treasure
The pet
Of the girl’s imagination
 .
She defends me
From slanderous words
And the thought of guns
She imitates
The howl
Wanting to be
Me
 .
I sit with her
For a while
In books
Knickknacks
And toys
Until
One day
She meets the true me
.
Running
In a pack
Passing by
The whitening moon
With slanted eyes
And shimmering fur
 .
She sits
Mouth agape
Staring
At a creature
More magnificent
Then in her dreams
More than just
Her knickknacks
Come to life
.

Written for Poets United’s wolf prompt

5 thoughts on “Wolf Knickknack

  1. Clever that her knicknacks come to life! Dream come true, perhaps? Isn't imagination wonderful? Love the dream vs. reality in this poem!

    I hope you will get rid of 'word verification.' I am having a very difficult time getting a comment posted. This will be my THIRD try trying to figure those words. Eventually, when this happens, I give up and move on.

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  2. Okay, it should be fixed, thank you for telling me and if you have any more problems with my settings please just mention it. Also thank you for your comments, it was a dream come true for the person I based it on. She got so excited when she got to see wolves.

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