Coeur

United States

girl who likes flowering trees and cats.
biopic drawn for me by my dear friend "bogsoup"

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"Friendship is unnecessary, like philosophy, like art... It has no survival value; rather it is one of those things that give value to survival."
C. S. Lewis

Misc.

November 20, 2020

PROMPT: Birdsong

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Fence squats and lets out a long, sad creak. 
His joints are old and his knees are (sigh) weak...

Leaves, they giggle in soft crunches as they tear,
And whooshes as they dance through the chilly air.  

Stream, -stained gold by the sun and green by fun- 
Whispers and babbles with maternal care, sh-sh-sh-sh. Bathe in me, bathe in the sun-sun-sun...

Squirrels, they scamper and scutter, 
Their paws and fluffy tails thud and flutter. Their nails skiirt and mutter. 

Bemused trees,  fush, fush, fush in the bracing breeze,
As those fat squirrels run up them, and then, leave! 

Birds, they flitter and fly
From on high.
Their wings beat, beat, beat 
As with pounds of gossip and singing they meet.

They touch down in this creaky ghost town,
Of chipped birdhouses with roofs built of a molting crown. 

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4 Comments
  • Sunflower~

    Such a beautiful piece! I enjoyed reading it ;)


    8 months ago
  • psithurism

    Thanks so much for the review! Have a great day! :)


    8 months ago
  • Jj101

    Re: Yeah, I think that’s what that piece is about. Just a metaphor for life.


    8 months ago
  • Sanjana Sunilkumar

    That was cute.


    8 months ago