Ne s ti n g
with moss and grasses nature lends.
sometimes featuring Papa G’Ho, and read patient
the night sky, a nocturnal hunter that swoops
through the dark forest on silent wings.
snakes, raccoons, woodchucks, squirrels, and
mate, and once it finds one,
it will locate an abandoned
bird. Or maybe it will choose
near its babies, it will clap its beak and hiss
taught by one grumpy Papa G’Ho.
Papa G’Ho “pineconing”—
puff ing up his feathers to
look big and scary
text © 2019 Jennifer L. Raudenbush 17