A Wolf Poem, ‘Meal or Not’

Meal…or not…find out…

Wolves of Douglas County Wisconsin

‘Meal or Not’ by Rachel Tilseth
September 4, 2015 (c)

Trotting silently thru slender green grass.

On cool night downwind.

Catch a meal or not.

Smell fresh chewed leaf could be dental disease slow enough.

Maybe not.

Pass by woodchuck to fast up the tree.

Meal he is not.

Smell the deer trail many hours old.

Not the meal.

Startle a buck with large rack nostril’s flared.

Announcing there’s no meal here.

A sound breaks thru the black of night.

One howl.

Two howls.

Three howls.

Turn & bolt towards the call.

A meal awaits at the end.
Family came thru!

View original post

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s