My chicks squeal in protest

Their beaks agape with hunger
And squalls becoming stronger

Searching over hills
With the eyes of a mother
A hare for dinner


©Vivian Zems

Posted for dVerse poets Pub– Hosted by Kim Russell.  Inspired by the poem, The Heavy Bear who Walks with Me.  Our challenge is to write a poem, of any length or form, about an animal in a human way or a human in an animal way, highlighting some trait of the animal/human that either sets us apart or brings us together