Planting for Bees and Butterflies


the air was here

before us

the water, the rock,

the unnamed insect

the wandering tribes

of earth and sky

every day I

bless the aster

bless the milkweed

bless the goldenrod

sing to the bees

the monarchs the

rising song of the birds

every day an elegy

a death song

the heart cries out for

love and loss

grief and joy

the birds flying through

the heart, rising.

 

Gary Lawless

Spread Rewilding Around the Globe!

Click Here to Leave a Comment Below

Leave a Reply: