We’re thinking animals this week. It’s a fact that animals are blessed with certain instincts and traits to aid in their survival. We know a cheetah is very fast. We’ve all heard of how “wise” an owl is. Squirrels are gatherers. Dogs are loyal; cats aloof… Take an animal trait or instinct and use that as your inspiration for your poetry. Mild or wild, get “animalistic” on us!
Animals can’t be who they are not. Do you see God’s fingerprints there? © Marie Elena Good 2022
WHERE THE BUFFALO ROAM Silently they graze, and suddenly in a dusty haze they kick up their hooves and raise the roofs, a guaranteed stampede indeed. You can hear them rumble, yet they remain humble, they hear nature's call as one by one their obstacles fall. And from the deepest of chills you can hear them shout, Go Bills!