Two baby elephants hold each other’s trunks as they run with the herd.
You are calm and reposed
Let your beauty unfold
Pale white, like the skin stretched over your bones
Spring keeps you ever close
You are second-hand smoke
You are so fragile and thin, standing trial for your sins
Holding on to yourself the best you can
You are the smell before rain
You are the blood in my veins
Call me a safe bet…
I’m betting I’m not.
Scientists in Mexico’s Laguna Ojo de Liebre, or Scammon’s Lagoon, discovered conjoined gray whale calves, which could be the first documented case of Siamese twin gray whales.
Photo credit(top): Farah Castillo