Poetry

Person of the Forest (Orang Hutan – Malaysian)

By 28th July 2010December 9th, 2019No Comments

Canopy swinging
Primeval great ape
Forages for food
Leather-faced focus
On loggers below

Move far away
Babe to protect
Refuge elsewhere
Leave fruit to rot

Nest mother
Hammock slung
Till sun rise

Smoke curl
Crackle

Fire!

Jan Hedger

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