Waiting

Screen_shot_2017-12-05_at_08.50.24by Patrick Howse29 Jun 2017

A blackbird
pulls a worm
from the ground;

the worm
resists, and then
succumbs.

I feel the need
to try
(or to try

not to try)
to make
sense of it.

A gradual sun
parts the clouds
while the drying

wind shakes
rain drops
from the trees.