Tagged: cat

some days, the cat gets

the verdict is still

the verdict is still
out whether curiosity
kills the bird more
often than the cat –
the carolina wren
dances in and
out of reach
.
20210903:1049
y

the cat in 19-

the cat in 19-
A introduced herself this
morning – in a dog-

chase-dog courtyard, it is much
safer to have the high ground
.
20200705:1637
y

let us tap into

Spring is a spry cat –

Spring is a spry cat
we follow, helpless to its
mercurial whims
.
20190502:2218
y

** in the absence of The Daily Post from WordPress, here’s your daily prompt: mercurial

we will spend these only

we will spend these only
in new york
years,
twisting,
twisting,
like a cat
in mid-air,
waiting to
land on our feet
.
20180523:2046
y

independence sits

independence sits
on our front doorsteps
while we are
away, taking
matters into her own
paws and turning
them into deluxe
peace and quiet
.
20140713:0755
y

in the news today,

in the news today,
someone has stretched
the distance of a cat’s
leap – with the right
incentives, we all want
to take flight, remain
weightless, suspended
a spell or two longer
in hope’s embrace
.
20130512:1511
y

winter finally

winter finally
arrived last
night, with a
suitcase blocking
the front door and
a draft rubbing
its body against
my legs this
morning,
marking me
as its own
.
20130122:0832
y

looking into your