A unicorn named Gazpacho

By molock

i went to the edge,
and i thought i was
alone.
i looked in to the
distance,
and heard a voice
that said...
I am a unicorn and
my name is Gazpacho.

It's always been on my
 bucket list,
Don't ya know?
to climb a pyramid
and fly with a unicorn 
named Gazpacho.

It had a crucifix in each
eye,
and halos around its
knees,
it said...
"i think you can fly,
if you swallow this
rosary bead.

In the land without
time,
the clouds have a
strange orange glow...
everything's in motion,
...but movin' real slow.
It's been fourteen days,
with this unicorn named
Gazpacho
i have spread my wings
but i still want more.

It's alway's been on my
bucket list,
don't ya know?
to climb a pyramid,
and fly with a unicorn
named Gazpacho.
 

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Copyright 2018 molock
Published on Wednesday, February 7, 2018.     Filed under: "Poetry"
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  • dwells On Sunday, February 11, 2018, dwells (5595)By person wrote:

    Avocado and bacalao, a favorite of mine that my Puerto Rican sister-in-law's family used to serve on special occasions; served cold over lettuce and similar to guacamole, but without the salted and dried cod fish...le sigh. Been awhile Mo and your next mission will be to write a tome on "mofongo" - a Dominican Republic treat of mashed bannanas and the kitchen sink thrown-in, but I digress my brudda. BTW, BBQ unicorn is dee-lish. Cheers, and be careful those halos round the knees don't trip you up my friend! - Dan

  • molock On Wednesday, February 21, 2018, molock (339)By person wrote:

    i got this idea from a children's baking show, they had to bake unicorn cakes and give them names one of them was named Gazpacho. i thought that was the funniest thing. it was kind of inspirational. as always your comment has put a smile on my face. my sweetheart Karen said she has heard of "mofongo" ...i think we're gonna give it a whirl. peace my brudda - m0

  • Drea On Thursday, February 8, 2018, Drea (1442)By person wrote:

    Well damn. This was both what I was and wasn't expecting. I enjoyed this a lot. The title.... So good.

  • molock On Thursday, February 8, 2018, molock (339)By person wrote:

    thanks Drea, i was watching a kids baking show and one of them made a unicorn cake named Gazpacho, i decided to have a little fun with that idea. i'm so glad you enjoyed this one, i really had a good time writing it last night. as always it's nice to hear from you talk to ya later sis - m0

  • Kaiser Black On Thursday, February 8, 2018, Kaiser Black (1607)By person wrote:

    This was a hell of a trip mo. Unbelievably creative my friend.

  • molock On Thursday, February 8, 2018, molock (339)By person wrote:

    Thanks KB, i got the title from a children's baking show on tv, they had to bake cakes decorated like unicorns and give them names. one of them was named Gazpacho, that shit crushed my funny bone. it kinda inspired me but i had no idea that this is what would come from it. anyway thanks for dropping by KB i always appreciate your comments and look forward to hearing from you. later br - m0

  • Damien On Thursday, February 8, 2018, Damien (183)By person wrote:

    This reminds me of when Pink Floyds Another Brick in the Wall came out. The buzz around that music was legendary. Every song stayed in your head and had you singing without even knowing. Youre the best Mo

  • molock On Thursday, February 8, 2018, molock (339)By person wrote:

    thanks Damien, i got the title idea from a children's baking competition on the food network it's Karen's favorite, our tv rarely leaves that station. anyway the kids had to bake a cake decorated like a unicorn and make name tags, one of them named their's Gazpacho. i thought a unicorn named after a tomato soup ....that's just fucked up! then i just exercised my imagination to write this nonsense. thanks for commenting i truly do look forward to hearing from you. you two have really been writing some fantastic stuff. later bro - m0

  • midnights voice On Thursday, February 8, 2018, midnights voice (988)By person wrote:

    A curious look at the world from the all seeing eye of the pyramid .

  • molock On Thursday, February 8, 2018, molock (339)By person wrote:

    i hope we can all jab popsicle sticks in that eye some day my friend. thanks for droppin' by, later - m0


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