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Hunger Moon

January 31, 2018

 

Rapids growl under ice.
Warm blood freezes on the snow.
Dry seeds chatter in the trees.

What hunts again tonight?
Stooped back, snout and ears
like a boar,

alone and cold, ravenous.
Living bones crookt
with pain.

 

Copyright © 2018 by Michael B. Smetzer

 

Abandoned Adobe near Taos, New Mexico - photo by Vera Lisa Smetzer.

Abandoned Adobe near Taos, New Mexico – photo by Vera Lisa Smetzer.

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