Tag Archive | insouciance

Squirrel (a poem)


This morning at the wheel I urged, cringed, mentally moved a hesitant squirrel his trajectory¬†suspended on the median golden parallels. Could not bear the surging SUV hunching my shoulders hunkering down to imagine bodily protection for an insouciant rodent Gasping as he moved forward as the vehicle neared lithe body not speeding as if the […]