The winter sun warms her fur

and the water, and the sounds

of the cat’s rasping pink mollusc

tongue, lapping eagerly, thirstily,

vibrate like the first whiskery 

ripples in salty pools aeons past.

(Julian O’Dea)


One response to this post.

  1. Posted by fuzziewuzziebear on July 15, 2016 at 5:50 pm

    Now, you have written one for felines. This could be expanded into a book. A book that would achieve commercial success and be well received.


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