Maxwell House Kills the Wicked Witch of the West

by Aline Pusecker Taylor

Leaves swirl over ribboned bark
grayed and grooved.

Glint of flint! Blaze ablaze!
The witch needs a fix

a mix of hazelnut and cream
a dream, caffeine

Brew to shrew.
Ding-dong, the witch is dead

Category: Poetry, SNHU Creative Writing, SNHU online creative writing