Elephantine March [Free Verse]

The herd is on the march.

They lumber with slow

The young achieve   
       playful swagger,
        but aren't allowed
         too wide of the line. 

I wonder whether they're
       going someplace good?

DAILY PHOTO: Animals on the Chobe Banks


DAILY PHOTO: Elephants & Cattle Egrets

Taken in May of 2017 in Amboseli National Park, Kenya

DAILY PHOTO: Tusker Chewing Marsh Grass

Taken in May of 2017 at Amboseli National Park

DAILY PHOTO: Eyed by an Adolescent Elephant

Taken in April of 2017 in Chobe National Park, Botswana