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Guinea Fowl Poems

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Odyssey from Africa 3c4a
CHAPTER 3c continued 

Till he happened to encounter 
A much stronger river hunter
Hideous Jurassic lizard
Pulled him down with no returning
Other crocodiles converging
Made straight lines like silver arrows
Churned and twisted in the water
Then the other three turned homeward 
Standing on the river's north...Read More
Categories: guinea fowl, adventure, africa, fantasy, history, mythology, science,
Form: Narrative

Bluebird's Gone
 Springtime put a spring in my step
Bluebird brought bright bars of music next
I saw her sip at the faithful fountain; sing soulfully
As I prayed: wishing the world was well, more certain
About the value of various voices: bird, boy, girl,...Read More
Categories: guinea fowl, absence, best friend, bible, bird, missing you,
Form: Alliteration
Crocked Ribs
They have command on me
my posture has been so
since birth and even now
a grown up, no change
The back has followed
the legs are going there
why can’t a guinea fowl
produce  penguins, swans?
Why is choice in nature
so elusive, so limited?
Why can’t I...Read More
Categories: guinea fowl, fate, humanity, metaphor,
Form: Elegiac Lyric
Premium Member Vulpes vulpes
In many colours I come and many places inhabit
when in South America crabs are my favourite
I chase them with great glee and delicately 
Their flesh pick out of their shells and pincers

Come to Africa, when I reside here I have...Read More
Categories: guinea fowl, nature,
Form: Narrative
a guinea fowl
a guinea fowl
molting polka dot feathers—
handmade earrings

© February 21, 2012
Dane Ann Smith-Johnsen

Written for Poetry Soup Member Contest: Juxtaposition Haiku 	 
Sponsored by: Charles Henderson More
Categories: guinea fowl, animals, nature, on work and working, social,
Form: Haiku