Everyday the Raven   Leave a comment


Everyday the Raven

hop on one foot maybe on a busy street or in an office

gather shiny things
like feathers and stars

release loud songs
not like bluebirds or woodthrush
but still
a song

sit in gnarly trees with burls that braid
into wooden dreadlocks

Mary Strong Jackson
Christmas morning 2011

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Posted January 16, 2012 by strongjacksonpoet54 in Uncategorized

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