dVerse Does Lai

A Bear’s Picnic

Our hike ended here.
Sun risen. Sky clear.
Twigs snapped
as we walked in fear
of grizzly bears near.
In fact
we could overhear
growls — oh dear,
bear tracks!

 

 

for dVerse Poets. Poetic form: Lai. aab/aab/aab/ a=5 syllables and b=2 syllables

11 responses to “dVerse Does Lai”

  1. It could have been me… 🙂 I leave Bear tracks.

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    1. Yes, but do you growl?

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  2. Careful of those bear tracks ~

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  3. Yikes! Like the bear, I’d be making tracks myself!

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  4. Yikes! Well written, but you went for my personal phobia. Sweaty palming through the poem. Let’s see… emotional response from the reader… yep, it’s effective!

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  5. Fun, though a bit scary, Misky. We have had bears visit our West Reno neighborhood in the foothills during the drought. When development encroaches on their habitat, it’s to be expected.

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    1. BTW. sorry to be late to visit. I was offline for a couple of days.So glad you shared.

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      1. I was late posting. Life has its own ideas lately.

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        1. You got that right! Still glad you joined and that I forgot to put a closing date on Mr. Linky!

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  6. The lai of the grizzly bears. Time to head back.

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