Scarlet fever

We live in books and photographs,our stories all begin with ‘Once’,three, two, going, going…gone. Barbary Lion, Atitlan Grebe,Caribbean Monk Seal, Carolina Parakeet. We tasted good, our forests were yoursOur horn was valuable, you wore our furs,three, two, going, going…gone. Laughing Owl, Passenger Pigeon,Javan Tiger, Japanese Sea Lion. We flew and swam beneath the sun,nested, hunted, raised … Continue reading Scarlet fever