Am I a Dog

You shouldn’t take
my word for it
I could be fake
and full of shit
Though to be fair
I am aware
that you could too

© Stephen W. Buchanan 2021

Written as a response for the 13 May 2021 weekly prompt ‘viewpoint’ on the Eugi’s Causerie site and as an homage to the 5 July 1993 cartoon by Peter Steiner in The New Yorker 

Originally published advertising free at “If You Haven’t Got A Sonnet