Music Monday: Musical Haikus Round 6

Time for some more nonsensical poems! 😛

I’ve done several versions of these musical haikus now, where I take lyrics from some of my favourite songs that fit 5- and 7-syllable phrases and work them into poems. And now we’re on round 6!

Check out this week’s poems below and let me know what you think!

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Music Monday: On the Way to Birdland by Frank Morelli

Book cover for On the Way to Birdland by Frank Morelli. Illustration of a black silhouette of a boy walking off into the distance. Scene is shot from above and the ground is blue with octagon-like shapes in a slightly darker blue breaking up the space.

Title: On the Way to Birdland
Author: Frank Morelli
Genre: YA Fiction
Publisher: Fish Out of Water Books
Publication date: June 8, 2021
Format / source: eBook / ARC from author
Purchase: Fish Out of Water Books
Content warnings: addiction, kidnapping, PTSD, terminal illness
Rating: ★★★★☆

A big thanks to the author for an e-ARC of this one to review! Much of the main character’s journey in the book is inspired by musicians, his brother and John Coltrane, so today’s review is a perfect tie-in for Music Monday!

On the Way to Birdland comes out tomorrow – check out the link above to pre-order!

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