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Scarlet Elfcup

Poetry By: Peter Hunter
Poetry


Tags: Fungi, Red, Year-end


... fungi...


Submitted:May 23, 2013    Reads: 5    Comments: 0    Likes: 0   


Scarlet Elfcup

… always, always nested in the brown detritus, amongst dead leaves…

the leftovers of fading autumn…

… blood red and vivid…

… like fresh, very fresh blobs of blood upon the ground…

… around year-end… this fungi thrives

where deer pad and foxes skulk

pheasants forage and blackbirds patter

.. then winter turns and it all begins again…

© Peter Hunter 2013

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