She Kept A Parrot

Dear Charlie, Going forward, my entries may be boring or repetitive or may not make much sense to my friends on WordPress, but I am going to share them anyway because...

(Dragons assume the most absurd basking and sleeping positions! This is Big Lucy.) As you know, the most recent addition to The Legend Zoo are two Bearded Dragons. Big Lucy and...

Hey, Folks!  What’s that wimpy green gecko got that I ain’t got?

Lucy’s July Fourth Portrait She has been with us for two months. She is eleven inches long and very wide. She is officially a juvenile dragon. Actually, Lucy is a Lucifer....

To the tune of Lucy In The Sky With Diamonds ~The Beatles~

When Rita’s Wax Myrtle tree leafed out this spring She immediately set about expertly pruning it As she does every spring. She removed every twig of new growth From the main...

Charlie, I know you remember Mr. Frog And the terrarium with the wire top. Mr. Frog occupied it for a couple of weeks Until you and Madison decided he would Be...

One morning, when I looked into Lucy’s house I was surprised to see that she was shedding her skin like Mr. Frog who used to lease her house. By the time...

As I have lamented many times, Rita’s nails pierce my skin badly. I’ve had rips and tears and bloody scrapes On my arms and the tops of my hands for years....

Uh-oh… Apparently, Mr. J. Cricket has a death wish… Lucy leisurely considered the dessert menu And finally decided She was entirely too full for desert anyway So, she watched with only...