sudden dread


carrion crow’s flight

wings chop air with whirring sound

caw cacophony


swoop down to murder

sharp beaks jab at feast and mates

fight over road kill




I added a second haiku to join dVerse poets as we revisit “imagism”; MTB (meeting the bar) challenge hosted by Frank J. Tassone…check it out!



31 Comments (+add yours?)

  1. purplepeninportland
    Jun 20, 2020 @ 19:01:09

    I love, “wings chop air with whirring sound”.
    Beautiful work, Lynn.


  2. memadtwo
    Jun 20, 2020 @ 11:52:58

    You’ve set the scene beautifully–it’s not a pretty sight. (K)


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