April alphabet challenge B – Bees

A Valiant Brood

snow and ice - not from exhibition




Despite honey stocks and bee fondant
wind rain and snow penetrated
their sturdy wooden hive.
Now they lie in tiny ice cocoons
clustered around their queen
a valiant brood
that did all it could
to stay alive

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