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NaPoWriMo Challenge: Day 13

The Backyard Circus

 

a squirrel feeder

a small-bird-feeder

within a friendly distance

 

squirrels acrobat on, at, along the bird-turf

bunnies circle round and round beneath the squirrel food supplier

small birds peck on what’s left on the squirrel ground from before

a cardinal, too large for the bird feeder, dances with grace and hope for left-overs

crows, inching closer and closer, hope for yet another feeder

the chipmunk opts for a hiding spot

knows my decorative stones

mean peace

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Morrie Schwartz with Ted Koppel

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May 8, 2012 · 4:26 am

From: Morrie Schwartz (1916-1995)

“Death ends a life, not a relationship.” – Morrie Schwartz (1916-1995)

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