Birds of Omen
Oh give justice to their wellspring
feathered guests florid thought,
clairvoyant message invisible for
Darkness intuitive owl opens gates
of the dead,
Odysseus’s hawk clutching dove
proclaim utmost dread.
Corvid’s gifted black charred
malevolent trickster, drink
flow of magic,
its concocted elixir.
Tho’ auspicious crane not show
he standing one-legged,
I cry solemn repent.
Rooster red cockscomb cry outspoken
sign of bold courage, his showdown
Envision winged flight birds, origin
bird songs music to be.
A charged moment makes it an omen,
weep swift contrition into a