Off to See the Wizard

I am Oz

great and powerful

come with what you want, I'll

give you what you need


looking back, I

carry you forward

eyes in the back of your head


Grandson safely buckled

St. Christopher hanging from my bough


Poetic Asides Prompt Day 25:

For today's prompt, write a poem inspired by a song. Be sure to include the song and artist (if known) with your poem, so that we can all make our own mix CDs to write poetry.

This is a bit of a cheat - poem was written in a poetry workshop, with "mirror" as the prompt, but it seemed to work with this prompt when I added the title