Screaming in Spring

At crack of sparrow bone,
the dawn chorus begins. I moan
when winged visitors make city spirits soar:
birds madly squabbling for a morsel
from the feeder is less a roar
and more a scream.
Diligent blackbirds turn over voluminous dead
leaves by the shed
and a robin settles on the narrow
chain fence, all atremble
at the zenosyne advance of spring overmorrow.

Kim M. Russell, 2017

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My response to Mindlovemisery’s Menagerie Wordle #142 “February 13th, 2017”


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