This Morning

A redbird in a barren tree
One final bit of blood clotting
It could be the last to spring
Green buds held back
Beneath its bark or nothing
More to give this world
Except a hollowing memorial
Of seasons past and a perch
For that beautiful but bloody bird

-a.r.

Red Circle Agelio Batle

Red Circle by Agelio Batle

~ by April on May 14, 2014.

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