Lizard by Lynn White

The lizard ran out
He sat on a rock
and looked up
checking the progress
of the sun.
It suited him
so he stayed
and stayed
soaking up the warmth
but alert
only moving when disturbed
by food
or danger
moving quickly then
into his hideaway.

© 2019 Lynn White


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Lynn White lives in north Wales. Her work is influenced by issues of social justice and events, places and people she has known or imagined. She is especially interested in exploring the boundaries of dream, fantasy and reality. She was shortlisted in the Theatre Cloud ‘War Poetry for Today’ competition and has been nominated for a Pushcart Prize and a Rhysling Award. Her poetry has appeared in many publications including: Apogee, Firewords, Vagabond Press, Light Journal and So It Goes Journal.

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