Sunday, January 18, 2015

Edge of Extinction

*Reinertson, Neptune's Daughter, Ceramic photo credit:Scott McCue* Edge of Extinction Ceramic Sculpture by Lisa Reinertson Pence Gallery Davis, CA April 26 - June 14

When the pelicans fall
my throbbing heart will erupt
into hot rain, cloud-burst
to drown your dirty towns
fill your black lungs
‘till, clean at last,
you will feel
the pelicans’

(7 March 2013)

1 comment:

  1. If only we could feel the creatures' pain, we might then change the world. I love your message in this poem, Steven.