Crow’s no harbinger:
too busy with his own shit
to foreshadow yours.
Image: Mourning bird by Flickr user WorldIslandInfo, published under a Creative Commons Attribution 2.0 Generic (CC BY 2.0) license.
The poem was previously published in the Spring 2016 Showcase issue of The Zen Space.
Amen to that! Though I can see the attractions of believing that there is an almost supernatural interconnectiveness in the scheme if things that betokens events of import for our little lives. If only more people interpreted it in terms of the importance of biodiversity, the imminence of global warming and the senselessness of wanton slaughter …
Amen to that.