Hidden in plain sight

I have been hereFor a long whileI'm nearly as oldAs these hills themselvesI have seen these hills transformFrom young mountainsTo a lush green expanseThough I exist in plain sightI am virtually invisiblePeople only notice meWhen I cross the invisible boundaryThat they have set for meThey tread upon me,Over and over againUntil their well-tread pathsCarve out … Continue reading Hidden in plain sight

short story #21: Covert operations

To a human eye, it might have seemed as if the two bald eagles were comparing notes on how to catch elusive fat rats. Perched on the highest tree that they could find, they surveyed the humans as keenly as they could.When the dogs and cats had refused to spy on the humans, Agents E … Continue reading short story #21: Covert operations

This too shall pass

I looked at the dark stormy skyDark rain-laden clouds,Sailed over my headDrifting at the wind's mercyI watched a quartet of geeseSoar higher and higherAs they made their wayAcross the dark skyI watched them fly awayTheir sizes growing smallerAnd smallerUntil they were just tiny specksI envied their freedomI wished I could soar highAnd fly away like … Continue reading This too shall pass

A Little Piece Of Heaven

Hidden away in a quiet corner, Untouched and like a loner There stood a tiny patch of greenery Chaotic and yet, such a beautiful scenery That stood out in sharp contrast Amid the concrete jungle like an outcast Neglect was evident from the overgrown weeds Yet it was unexploited by human needs. It never failed … Continue reading A Little Piece Of Heaven

Three Line Tale #17: A change for the better!

The beach was a sight to behold. There was not a speck of trash to be seen. The trash seemed to have disappeared along with the humans. This post was written in response to the Three Line Tales, Week 223 prompt by Sonya. Thanks to Sonya for hosting this challenge. If you want to participate, please … Continue reading Three Line Tale #17: A change for the better!