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Monday, 28 March 2016


That rainy evening
The male cat killed the kittens
When the mother left.

She came back to me
Mewing with imploring eyes
A tear left my eye.

I wish I had known
The magic to get back life
And spare her the grief.

Written for Haiku Horizons: "cat"


Sonya said...

Oh, poor kitty!

Srivi said...

Oh! Heart breaking!
Great Haiku

Bekkie Sanchez said...

Oh! So sad but it does happen.

Sun Bloom said...

yes. :(

Sun Bloom said...

Thank you!

Sun Bloom said...

@Bekkie Sanchez
yes, thanks for stopping by!

ArchanaC Kapoor said...

Oh! very sad!

Sun Bloom said...

@ArchanaC Kapoor. Yes, indeed.

Georgia Koch said...

This is so heart-breaking ... :-(

Sun Bloom said...

@Georgia Koch
Yes, sadly.

Milan Rajkumar said...

a sad episode ! Animals gave a way of coping with nature it because of that ....???

Sun Bloom said...

@Milan Rajkumar
I read about cats and it said that the male shows domination over females in this manner.

Thanks for reading.

Liv bySurprise said...

That's so sad!!

Sun Bloom said...

@Liv bySurprise
Yes, it is.

Jazzytower said...

Wow!! I didn't know they did that. I guess all life forms can at times be up to no good.

Sun Bloom said...

Yes, horrible to see and know that. Thanks for reading.