What the Forest Knows

from squirrel carcass
to goshawk turd and back
is like a priest shivering in an empty room

the forest knows more than I ever shall
but it is better to go to town
as a tender ball of bones
than to go alone

2 responses to “What the Forest Knows

  1. It is so tempting to go into the woods and stay there, but even Thoreau
    couldn’t manage it. Then there are the forest monks in SE Asia…..

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