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AVIAN CONFLICT

 

Tripping over signs and symbols

Politically powerful predator

Ripped apart a mother

Seeking food for the family

Feathers plucked instantly

Lonesome mate cries out

As she is flown

To another family’s nest

But not as a dinner guest

Food chain inexorably cruel…

 

© 2017 Clarissa Simmens (ViataMaja)

IMAGE: Feathers for a funeral

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