Elm jungle gym

The ancient eavesdropper

Jungle gym

The elm tree
stands with an
amputated limb,
its arm blown down
by wind, though on
its stump, a mushroom
sprouts in its stead,
balance achieved.

licorice ferns
slide their fronds
along its trunk
in arcs of
as zephyrs push
golden leaf
swings off
into space —
so much at play
amid a jungle gym

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About tyler4turtles

I am an avid photographer, poet, ecologist, bookworm, blogger, art enthusiast and runner who calls Montana home but lives in Oregon.
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