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A Limerick

By Sarahmarie Specht-BirdPublished 12 months ago 1 min read
Photo by Jan Meeus on Unsplash

You stay up all night writing words

Rewrite and revise like a nerd

Think your poem is tops

But it turns out it's slop

So you think, "Fuck this shit, I'll watch birds."


This limerick was an entry for Vocal's Ludicrous Limerick Challenge in March 2023. Thank you for reading!

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About the Creator

Sarahmarie Specht-Bird

A writer, teacher, traveler, and long-distance hiker in pursuit of a life that blends them all. Read trail dispatches and adventure stories at my website.

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