M a r y   B u c h i n g e r

 

 

 

 

 

 

The squirrel

 

         is not a squirrel.

It’s a squirrel-colored

plastic bag, navigating

shadows like a squirrel

and then you realize

how a squirrel is—

funnel of wind

       a tease

of light.

 

copyright 2014 by Mary Buchinger