Today's poem is by Daniel Wolff

Green Heron

A little green in a fine mist.
Its chest veed by what isn't

Hunched against the dusk,
it stands on what must be

I watch it succeed
at trying to remain

Always its beak aimed
at those marks which aren't

Copyright © 2009 Daniel Wolff All rights reserved
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