Tuesday, June 14, 2016

倒下的鹿


倒下的鹿

in the forest there is a deer
slain by a hundred hunters
but left untouched
the hunters frightened away
when the moon sank low
over the tall grass
that now covers the corpse
with a fluttering white pall
and only the blackbird
with its sharp orange beak
understands the circle
of life and death
and knows where to find
the unblinking eyes of
its next meal


 









 








 
 


Comments? Questions? Abuse? Innuendoes?
Click Here









© Kennedy James, 2016. All rights reserved.

All material in this site is copyrighted under International Copyright Law. Reproduction of original content, in any form and in whole or in part, save for fair use exemption, is prohibited by the author of this site without expressed, written permission.


 Powered by Blogger