Wednesday, 26 August 2015

poaching

Confusion ran amok.

MURDER 

The carcass lay sprawled,

decaying, 

parasites feasting.

Wiping off the perspiration beads, the Forest Ranger.

Kaziranga statistics dwindled by one, inching towards extinction.

Traditional Chinese medicine demanded it.

The prized horn is the grazer’s uniqueness, its nemesis. Alas!