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Life Arts    H4'ed 7/30/17

"And there once were insects" (a poem)

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with that electric sound of bees.

Sure I got stung, a lot,

but it never killed me.

Getting stung was just a fact of life

on a summer's day.

And there were Writing Spiders,

literally hundreds in the field.

(Oh yeah, there were fields.)

And all kinds of jewel-encrusted dragonflies

zipping through the air.

And ants, black, red, yellow and flying,

hard-working, good citizens

of their realm.

Oh and moths,

made out of powder, or so I thought,

because every time I caught one

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Gary Lindorff is a poet, writer, blogger  and author of several books, the latest: 13 Seeds: Health, Karma and Initiation. Over the last few years he has begun calling himself an activist poet, channeling his activism through poetic (more...)
 

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