Herbert Nehrlich

Rookie (04 October 1943 / Germany)

Tracks - Poem by Herbert Nehrlich

Snowflakes fall
in silence.
As not to wake
the beating heart
of Winter Wonderland.

All rabbits do appreciate
that foxes leave
clear tracks.
So, if a hare
is on the trail
behind the fox
it is a give-away.

All other times
it's back to
fox eats rabbit.
Such a habit.

Comments about Tracks by Herbert Nehrlich

  • (10/9/2005 9:56:00 PM)

    Very nice...I felt the rythmn of it. I liked it! (Report) Reply

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  • (10/9/2005 9:54:00 PM)

    Herbert, your first stanza promised more than it delivered. It is just lovely and musical and thrummed my heartstrings. More, more.

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Poem Submitted: Sunday, October 9, 2005

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