Loma Marjorie Cook

(Layton, Utah, USA)

The Ducklings

Marshlands rustling,
Downy ducks,
Nesting near the slimy muck. Watchful mother,
Quivering babes,
Newly hatched from out cracked eggs. Quick the shivers
And the fears.
Soft she whispers in their ears.
Sleep Beloved Night is night.
Seagulls wheel down from the sky. Ruses bend,

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