Maude Ni Ainnin

Rookie - 58 Points (1991 / Ireland)

Nature's Way


Stern silent shadows fall louder
than loftier things.

Impenetrable concrete greys
forever forged upon my
memory.

You silent swallows in your nests
flee and be free - your domestic
setting so unnatural, right there
above the deep freeze.

You should not chirp
above corpses.

But what would
you know of
respect?

Submitted: Friday, August 23, 2013
Edited: Friday, August 23, 2013
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