grasshoppers

they chew through silverbeet
nibble the petals of the calendula &
sip the sparse early morning dew

hypervigilant. hyperactive. biomechanical eating machines –
a-whir and click-flicking through the garden &
into my sleep

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James Mann. Tiny grasshopper. CC BY 2.0

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