Biodiversity challenge – Bittern

Boom, boom

Doubly diffident
Fen denizen;
Immobile sculpture,
Solitarily confined,
Unseen behind
Your 3D screen
Of gilded bars.
Unblinking eye;
Beak stretched up high,
Stiletto sharp,
To pierce a picture
Perfect sky.
One bittern,
Twice shy.

© Tim Knight and timknightwriter, 2014.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s