Nature and love


ɪ sᴇᴇ ᴛʜᴏsᴇ ᴛʀᴇᴇs
ᴏᴜᴛ ᴏғ ᴍʏ ᴡɪɴᴅᴏᴡ,
ᴇᴠᴇʀʏᴅᴀʏ.
sᴛᴀɴᴅɪɴɢ ᴛʜᴇʀᴇ ғᴏʀ ʏᴇᴀʀs,
ɢɪᴠɪɴɢ ᴜs ғʀᴜɪᴛs,
ᴛʜᴜs ᴍᴀᴋɪɴɢ ɪᴛ’s ɪᴅᴇɴᴛɪᴛʏ.
ɢᴇᴛᴛɪɴɢ ᴡᴇᴛ ɪɴ ʀᴀɪɴ,
ᴅʀɪᴇᴅ ɪɴ sᴜɴ
ʙᴜᴛ ɴᴇᴠᴇʀ ʟᴏᴏsɪɴɢ ʜᴏᴘᴇ
ᴏғ ʟᴏᴏsɪɴɢ ɪᴛ’s ɪᴅᴇɴᴛɪᴛʏ.

ɪ sᴇᴇ ᴛʜᴇ ʙɪʀᴅs
ᴏᴜᴛ ᴏғ ᴍʏ ᴡɪɴᴅᴏᴡ,
ғʟʏɪɴɢ ғʀᴇᴇʟʏ
ɴᴏᴛ ᴀғʀᴀɪᴅ ᴏғ ʜᴜᴍᴀɴ,
ᴛᴏ ᴄᴀᴛᴄʜ ᴀɴᴅ ᴘᴜᴛ ᴛʜᴇᴍ ɪɴ ᴄᴀɢᴇs
ᴏʀ ᴛᴀʀɢᴇᴛ ᴛʜᴇᴍ ғᴏʀ ʙᴇᴄᴏᴍɪɴɢ sᴋɪʟʟғᴜʟ.

ɪ sᴇᴇ ᴛʜᴇ ᴍᴏᴏɴ
ᴏᴜᴛ ᴏғ ᴍʏ ᴡɪɴᴅᴏᴡ
ᴀᴛ ɴɪɢʜᴛ,
ᴘʟᴀʏɪɴɢ ʜɪᴅᴇ ᴀɴᴅ sᴇᴇᴋ ᴡɪᴛʜ ᴜs,
ᴄʟᴏᴜᴅs ʙᴇɪɴɢ ᴛʜᴇɪʀ ʜɪᴅɪɴɢ sᴛʀᴜᴄᴛᴜʀᴇs.

ɪɴ ᴛʜᴇsᴇ ᴅᴀʏs,
ᴍᴀʏʙᴇ ɪ ᴄᴏᴜʟᴅɴ’ᴛ ɢᴏ ᴏᴜᴛ,
ʙᴜᴛ ᴛʜᴇʏ ᴅɪᴅ ᴄᴏᴍᴇ,
ᴛᴏ ᴄʜᴇᴄᴋ ᴏɴ ᴍᴇ,
sᴜᴄʜ ɪs ᴛʜᴇ ʟᴏᴠᴇ ʙᴇᴛᴡᴇᴇɴ ᴜs…


~Aumii
©Poems and short stories