I awoke painfully to a piercing light

danlazo 11 months ago

Radiating from the bright sunrise As the sun rose fiercely in the dawning sky It was so bright and piercing that it burned my eyes

I regained some sight, and when I peeked outside I saw the glow And through the windows I heard the cries of crows I heard their rhythmic cries as if putting on a show They stood on telephone wire, and they stood all in a row

“What is the impending danger?” I asked, “What is it that you know?” They said nothing and stared back at me, and then they cried once more