Unintelligible Susurration


Green Bug


The bug coated in green
goes by unseen
unless you are looking carefully

We want to go by unnoticed
and become ghosts
that miserably haunt
to cause fear and distress

Why then are we not made like this?
Why are we not trees weeping to the ground
or stalks of flowers begging for nutrients?

Let us be a hidden
amongst others;
between life and death,
But most of all by life itself

Submitted: Friday, May 03, 2013
Edited: Saturday, May 04, 2013
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Poems can be inspired by anything and this poem is a sure example of that statement. I indited this poem while pulling out weeds and while doing so I ssw a tiny little insect. You would have missed it had you not been looking carefully but I was aware of its presence.

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