My photo of a slug on a tomato

Ode to a Slug on a Tomato ... Warning and Beware

No slouch, this Slug climbs the smooth wall to the top

Of a ripe tomato on a glistening line of remarkable slime

Like liquid crystal, adhesive and lubricating,

Breathing through a blowhole on his side, hermaphroditic,

Stretching two retractable tentacles to see and smell,



Retired teacher — Big Picture Wisdom, activist, author 4 e-books: social media teens, eco-fiction ecology

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