A Witch of Green


Giulietta Passarelli
The Lark
Published in
2 min readMay 1, 2021



A witch of green
is rarely seen
her nose pimply and red,
teeth of brown
an eternal frown
‘til children are in her stead.

She waits and hides
a tree her disguise
she sharpens her nails in wait,
she puts them in bags
to carry and drag
candy was her bait.



Giulietta Passarelli
The Lark

Author/Poet/Writer of middle gr. novels, short stories, poems, for adults, YA, the ageless: https://www.gpassarelli.com; updates website every 1st of the month.