A Glistening Armadillo

The ancient owls’ nest must have burned.
Hastily, all alone,

Moshe Safdie’s Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts, 1601 Broadway, Kansas City, MO

a glistening armadillo left the scene,
rose-flecked, head down, tail down…

Moshe Safdie’s Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts, 1601 Broadway, Kansas City, MO

From Elizabeth Bishop’s The Armadillo

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