Warbler’s Speech

a rapid, staccato tune,

drizzled into the silence

between eighth notes.

.

in a world of clang 

and clatter,

what does it matter

that she sings faster?

.

she will fall from the sky

in a season or two.

those who truly listen

are the rare few.

.

© M.G. Iannucci 2017
Photo: Cherish

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