Free verse poem from a pond

A small striped garden lizard
image by Andrew W Grabham on pixabay

The Disappearance of the Chirrup

I name the creatures that live in our pond,
but must be careful not to get attached.
My heart fair breaks when someone disappears.

I name the lizards, but not the crickets.

I like to name the creatures that share our space here; the pond was no exception. But the…

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Lynne Collier

Lynne Collier

Writer of stories and poetry. Christ follower. Yorkshire lass living in Ontario. Loves nature and gardening. https://lynnecollier.com/my-books/