midnight rain*

frog. frogs? frogs! ©papa osmubal

frog. frogs? frogs! ©papa osmubal


midnight rain*

papa osmubal

Rain betrayed the blaze
of fireflies

Now totally alone
it proudly stands amongst grass and leaves

Staring at me
with its thousand eyes

Blinking on and off
in the irregular rhythm of frogs’ paeans


* poem first appeared in Boloji.com in a different format.

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