The Owl’s Morning Lament

Deborah Beach Giordano
© June 21, 2013

Morning …
when night’s
serene darkness
taking shelter
on the other side
of the earth,
surrendering us
to squawking jays
rooster shouts,
honking horns
and buzzing phones.

It’s just too loud,
Merciful Lord,
for a person to think.littleowl_on-stump

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I am a struggling Christian, committed pacifist, near-obsessive recycler, incurable animal lover, inveterate tree-hugger; a nature mystic, a socialized introvert, an advocate for the vulnerable, an opponent of exploiters.
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