Backyard October

last night in our backyard
the Steller’s Jays
began sounding the alarm
in an orange limned sunset
all across the hillside
a predator perhaps the Barred Owl
had returned or maybe a house cat
it ended as quickly as it began
the sunset and the cawing
dying away together

One response to “Backyard October

  1. Thanks…I’ll work on it!

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