Ranunculus

English: Carinthian buttercup - Ranunculus carinthiacus

when night light
reveals the gloss
glowing eyes
yellow, golden,
unfold slowly
in the morning
sunlight or
narrow to slits
it’s focus on the prey
that lies silent
waiting in terror
known or unknown

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Categories: Poetry

1 reply

  1. Flower or coyote, both yellow

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