The Marsh’s Edge (27 November 2017)

tall cattails in marshy ground

cattails

marsh’s edge
red-winged blackbirds celebrate
new-hatched chicks
 
clinging to his reedy stalk,
feathers fluffed, the father sings

Copyright © by Elizabeth Bennefeld, 2017-11-27

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