When summer’s blistering days creep in
Birds scratch into earth seeking a cool place to sleep
disregarding perching in the oppressive shade trees
for there’s nary a breeze to stir the leaves.
The birdbaths become their favorite sin ~
a splashing respite in scorching sun.
©2021 Linda Lee Lyberg
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