July 6*

Anna's Hummingbird Copyright © 2007, Elaine R. Wilson

hummingbird caught
in cat’s claw clasp
i hurry out

but it has died
               except for its eyes

shiny black wet
still glistening
with deep tropical nights

*Copyright 2010 by Luther Allen. This poem appears in The View from Lummi Island.
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Anna’s Hummingbird Copyright © 2007, Elaine R. Wilson

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