A bird who prefers ambulation
Roams the southwest of the nation.
In the desert he forages
For reptilian porridges;
He has no need for migration.
Please pardon my fowl indiscretion,
But about this cuckoo in question:
Does a diet of lizard
Upset the gizzard
And cause the poor bird indigestion?
(watercolor doodles on cotton rag paper, 6 x 6 in.)
Hope this finds you in fine spirits on this busy Monday in the shiny new year of 2010. Impractical New Year's Resolution no. 1: write more limericks.