POEM: The Hit and Myth Nature of Cautionary Tales

Indigenous peoples have a legendary way of introducing stories: “This story may not have happened, but that doesn't mean that the story isn't true.” This is a way of pointing out that mere are not the only material for . There is storytelling in every that avails itself of this . This poem plays with this .

The Hit and Myth of Cautionary Tales

His was becoming
More like
A fable
Like Cain and Abel
And just
Because it didn't happen
Does knot mean
Its just not true

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