Corvus Activity by Anne Marie Butler

Corvus Activity

rooks scatter
black and leafless
through the ash wood

fat budded
twigs used for nesting;
the trees will grow feathers

plump and green
stacked up
like cushions

and come winter
the black ash wood
will fly away.

Anne Marie Butler is an artist and book illustrator who has been writing poetry for the past 5 years. She lives in the Preseli Hills in West Wales and attends and reads poetry ‘on mic ’ at local venues. She is currently studying Modern Literature with the Open University. Further details can be found at http://preselimountains.blogspot.co.uk.

Advertisements

One comment

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s