An Encyclopedia of Witchcraft and Demonology
Perches on the back shelf,
obfuscated by an empty bird cage
sprawled on a cloth of black.
The coach house beams support
sunlight as much as shadow
while the raven in the corner
peers jealously from out its
I sit back and stretch my legs,
entertained by the oblivious dance
of the customers amidst the
subtle magics of this cocktail hour.