Feathered Dinosaurs (Poems)

Spectral feather glide
mangled carapaces
silent on leaf litter

~~~

Wraith bone cloud fractures
interstellar light raps
on viridian canopies.

Sinornithosaurus motions through branches
moths tread air
evading the tooth laden maw.

Momentary distraction of moon beam furrows
gliding wing
shorn of body.

~~~

From branch to branch
feathered rainbow flicker
punctuates viridian sheath

~~~

First picture found here: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Microraptor

Second picture found here: http://www.dancewithshadows.com/tech/sinornithosaurus-millenii-venomous-dinosaur-fossil-in-china/

Third picture found here: http://www.questmachine.org/encyclopedie/article-questmachine.php?a=1460

“Moths tread air” – inspired by this article (http://www.npr.org/2011/11/04/142024620/how-an-elegant-moth-stays-aloft) found by Gray (http://endlessbridge.com/). You should click on that blog, its awesome.

About skyraftwanderer

A person who enjoys writing short story things, poetry and other random things that come into my head.
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2 Responses to Feathered Dinosaurs (Poems)

  1. zumpoems says:

    Love your tribute to haikuasaurus, the flying lofty spirits of the air!

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