[POEM] the birds know

the birds know

sitting on the porch steps together
she said the birds should
fly south for the winter
I reminded her it was spring
but it’s so cold this morning
the birds don’t mind, I told her
they know it’s only temporary

/ / /

Gina Thompson
9 May 2017
Bellefonte PA

free write based on the WordPress Daily Prompt: Temporary


About Gina Marie Thompson

writer • mom • trail runner • cheese slinger • educator • social justice crusader • seeker of love & beauty• living locally • I CHOOSE LOVE ❤️
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One Response to [POEM] the birds know

  1. updownflight says:

    Oh yes, the birdies definitely know.

    My husband and I have been waiting for our hummers. Some of the birds that have usually flown away from our area are still here. I told my husband that the hummers are waiting for the grackles to go.

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