when a dragonfly hit the window

dragonfly ©papa osmubal

dragonfly ©papa osmubal

when a dragonfly hit the window

lili han

a car passed the road
accelerated the speed of air around
its speed broke the flight rhythm of a dragonfly
it flapped hurriedly its wings
but its head hit against the windscreen
after all, the car’s speed was too much
the insect struggled for a moment
wish me well
wish me ill


a moment’s thought
picks up the speed and power of the car
then these let it take off again
let the car pass
going on dizzy
as if in a wonderful dance


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