crows are smart birds:
when they see something they like
and can’t reach, they’ll either find
or make a tool to get it.
my crow mind.
Tag » Crow
The white man, disguised
as a falcon, swoops in
and yet again steals a salmon
from Crow’s talons.
Damn, says Crow, if I could swim
I would have fled this country years ago.
The Crow God as depicted
in all of the reliable Crow bibles
looks exactly like a Crow.
Damn, says Crow, this makes it
so much easier to worship myself.
Among the ashes of Jericho,
Crow sacrifices his firstborn son.
When Crows fight Crows
the sky fills with beaks and talons.
Damn, says Crow, it’s raining feathers.
Crow flies around the reservation
and collects empty beer bottles
but they are so heavy
he can only carry one at a time.
So, one by one, he returns them
but gets only five cents a bottle.
Damn, says Crow, redemption
is not easy.
Crow rides a pale horse
into a crowded powwow
but none of the Indian panic.
Damn, says Crow, I guess
they already live near the end of the world.