Possum Stew

Written by: Caryl Muzzey

To weigh him hold him by tail
   Six pounds fresh not stale
   Skin if not and toss in pot
          Diced red potato      
         Large ripe tomato
           Cook him slow  
                   Oh!       

Copyright © 2011  By Caryl S. Muzzey

Twelfth Place Winner ~ "Low Country Boil” Poetry Contest
Sponsored by: Sara Kendrick
Aug. 15, 2011