Marshlands

Yesterday I had two encounters with water wildlife:

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Turtle crosses road

drawn to marsh on other side,

bold explorer

unaware of meteors

hurdling on collision path.

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Grey statue

comes into focus—

young heron!

rare roadside sight 

wings mutual surprise.

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In response to Carpe Diem #1226 Swamp

©2017 Ontheland

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