#writephoto: Swan.

Its Thursday again and time for KL’s #writephoto.

For visually challenged writersthe image shows a swan in grassland staring at a small dog with a red

The Dog and the Swan – KL Caley.

The meeting of eyes
Lines drawn in the sand.
Quickly the hackles rise
This scenario was unplanned.

Stock still turned to stone
Silent warnings exchanged
Freeze, that neck can break bone.
Show no fear, best keep out of range.

Ben, Ben come to me, hear
Human, alert you can’t trust them.
Oh! Safety my two legs is near.
Yes indeed time for me to fly.

KL Caley at Novel Ideas has offered to take on Sue Vincent’s #writephoto weekly challenge now Sue has moved on to a higher plain.

26 Comments (+add yours?)

  1. Ritu
    May 06, 2021 @ 16:52:08

    Love your take, Sis!! 💜

    Reply

  2. pensitivity101
    May 06, 2021 @ 17:03:48

    Good one Willow.

    Reply

  3. Dr. Crystal Grimes
    May 06, 2021 @ 17:35:21

    Ha ha I like this, Willow. 🙂

    Reply

  4. Dale
    May 06, 2021 @ 21:31:53

    Wonderful! As we know, swans are beautiful from afar – they can’t be trusted!

    Reply

  5. KL Caley
    May 07, 2021 @ 05:59:28

    Lovely. You reminded me of Sue with your “two-legs” added in too. 🙂
    Thank you for joining in the challengehttps://new2writing.wordpress.com/2021/05/06/writephoto-swan/ KL ❤

    Reply

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  8. Jemima Pett
    May 13, 2021 @ 09:56:30

    Very nice!

    Reply

  9. Marje @ Kyrosmagica
    May 16, 2021 @ 14:02:57

    I have seen just how scary swans can be. Wise for the dog too stay still! Lol.

    Reply

  10. robertawrites235681907
    May 16, 2021 @ 15:00:47

    My mom is always saying how dangerous swans are. A lovely poem.

    Reply

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