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"And there once were insects" (a poem)

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No, I mean Insects.

They were everywhere,

like little alien life-forms right outside the door.

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Walking Sticks were the largest

and they really looked like long sticks walking.

Has anyone seen one lately?

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Caterpillars, colorful, furry, prickly,

barbed, horned, striped and spotted.

Daddy Long Legs -- everywhere.

There were bees in flowering bushes

humming like transformers,

and they were all wild,

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making honey somewhere,

so many,

I still associate the smell of certain flowers

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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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