Written for: Imaginary Gardens With Real Toads
Write a poem inspired by one of these images . . . 60 words or less.
from high perch.
My stomach lurches seeing
Mother’s home mistreated. I constantly
swoop down and pick up people’s garbage.
Disregard for planet, intolerant
of their own species. Take me,
proud black bird. My friends do not
mirror me. Snowy owl comes to mind,
and gray heron. We respect nature.
So should you. I am keeping tabs.