november pain

november’s a shock to the deer

who were born in the spring of the year,

for they weren’t told upfront

’bout the cold nor the hunt

nor the snow that makes food disappear

–photo by me


9 thoughts on “november pain

  1. The eyes have it. Adapting to conditions on this planet is a challenge for all animals including humans who hunt and farm for meat. We have intensified the challenges for all other animals and even for our species to sustain life here.


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