A fly is just barely present, scavenging a green world
empty of sense, a tiny waif mining for memories.
A frog in his sunset world, watching midges
circle like golden dust above a pool
of silver light.
Green Frog | Rana clamitans
Challenged by unforeseen events, a honey bee
picks up steam in a world fraught with danger.
Honey bee | Apis mellifera
A songbird in a rush to find his lost youth, searching
through the silence, one tiny ripple
in an infinite sky.
Sparrow | Passer domesticus
A lost explorer searches for shelter
as daylight burns out, trapped in a fairy tale
with a shady past.
Greater Angle-wing Katydid | Microcentrum rhombifolium