smooth and still
no milk from this cow
- This cast statue of a cow guards the entrance to the Black Rock veterinary surgery. There is not much call on bovine healing skills in suburban bayside Melbourne
milking has finished
2. A beautiful Autumn sunset in the far West of Victoria near Yambuk.
3. Port Phillip Bay turns on another fascinating sunset for those who appreciate it.
milking the marrow
from a bone
4. A young magpie enjoys what is left of Charlie”s bone
bright young bird
feathers like milk froth
down so smooth
5. A fledgling Black Faced Cuckoo Shrike calls for its parents.
This is my contribution to RonovanWrites Weekly Haiku Poetry Prompt Challenge 84 Milk&Smooth. To explore creative haiku from an international array of poets visit https://ronovanwrites.wordpress.com/2016/02/15/ronovanwrites-weekly-haiku-poetry-prompt-challenge-84-milksmooth/