dark and lethal night
listening to the lone hoot owl—
one more dead raccoon
bright and lively day
greeting the morning songbirds—
stunning night and day
supplying niches for life—
our mother planet
© January 27, 2011
Dane Ann Smith-Johnsen
Written for Poetry Soup Member Contest: HAIKU HODGEPODGE…TRIO ...
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