In Other Words, turkey

Patricia’s challenge:
Write a story or poem of 5 Lines or Less using the word turkey.

The turkey flock were getting restless, despite their extra rations.
It was that time of year when friends and siblings got separated or disappeared altogether.
Gib understood all about Thanksgiving dinner and was having no part in it.
Image from google, remembered from a Christmas card I had years ago.



About pensitivity101

I am a retired number cruncher with a vivid imagination and wacky sense of humour which extends to short stories and poetry. I love to cook and am a bit of a dog whisperer as I get on better with them than people sometimes! We have recently lost our beloved dog Maggie who adopted us as a 7 week old pup in March 2005. We decided to have a photo put on canvas as we had for her predecessor Barney, and now have three pictures of our fur babies on the wall as we found a snapshot of my GSD so had hers done too. From 2014 to 2017 'Home' was a 41 foot narrow boat where we made strong friendships both on and off the water. We were close to nature enjoying swan and duck families for neighbours, and it was a fascinating chapter in our lives. We now reside in a small bungalow on the Lincolnshire coast where we have forged new friendships and interests.
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6 Responses to In Other Words, turkey

  1. foguth says:

    Mr. M told me his entry is: Turkey? YUM!!!

  2. Michael says:

    I can’t imagine any turkey being all that fussed about thanksgiving….

  3. Patricia says:

    Smart Gib! Wonder how long he can hide his light? Thanks for sharing your lines.

  4. This reminds me of Bert! He was in my previous story. You can read about them here:
    Dinner Guest
    Annie at ~McGuffy’s Reader~
    Happy Thanksgiving!

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