//
you're reading...
Nature, Real Life, Science, Teaching, Whatever, Writing

Anatomy Poems 1 – Playing the hand you are dealt

Standing on the trapeze,

The four sides above void,

I must not lose my head,

a sham eight card deployed.

My form made to appease,

Three queens held in my thrall,

When the moon shines, too late!

Escape and avoid all.

 

 

An ode to the bones of the hand

Key to poem:
Trapezium – Standing on the trapeze.
Trapezoid – the four sides above void (trapezoid means four sided)
Capitate – I must not lose my head ( to decapitate is to lose your head. so Capitate)
Hamate – a sham eight card deployed ( Ham eight sounds like hamate)

Pisiform -My form made to appease ( pisiform means pea shaped – pea form
Triquetral – Three queens held in my thrall (Three = tri QUEensThRALl)
Lunate – ‘fore the moon shines too late (luna = moon)
Scaphoid – ESCAPe and avOID all

Advertisements

About rozzychan

Rosalyn Hunter is the principal writer on the series Lunatics. Please support us. http://lunatics.tv

Discussion

No comments yet.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: