Wednesday, February 09, 2011

Fair Dinkum Haiku 014: Bone.


Vulture spies jackal.
Gnawing on Bone stripped of flesh.
Vulture swoops to pinch.

(c) 2011 Windsmoke.

7 comments:

Life Ramblings said...

the sound or shadow of a vulture gives me shivers.

Beach Bum said...

Love the vultures up here in South Carolina, they are nature's cleaning crew.

Windsmoke. said...

G' Day LIFE RAMBLINGS, There not the prettiest of birds so i don't blame you for feeling that way :-).

G' Day Beach Bum, They are the scavengers of the skies :-).

jane.healy said...

This one packs a punch.

I was going to write something about a group of vultures but thought I better look up the collective name for them ... it's a "wake of vultures" or a "committee" now that's telling isn't it?

Dave King said...

Excellent. Just as it should be done.

Cloudia said...

a word picture!



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Windsmoke. said...

G' Day JANE HEALY, What's stopping you from writing a story about vultures go for it. :-).

G' Day DAVE KING, I try to make it realistic as possible :-).

G' Day CLOUDIA, Never thought of it that way :-).