i.
write like the mad dog does:
with your nose
and your misconceptions

ii.
who knows;
after so much
umbrella time,
the fresh air and
lilacs may do you
ill.

iii.
now,
if the road is married
to the breeze
does that make you a
nanny or a
godmother?

iv.
a chicken may cross the road;
but a turkey
never makes it.