The Mouse

By Barbara Janelle M.A.

First Published Species Link, Issue 20, July-September, 1995

I am so big that

You cannot find my beginning

or ending.

Coming into this world, this farm is play.

And knowing the green world–

energetic trees of grass

Where the taste of smell

permeates all–

Is a way of exploring

the All.

My body is a sensor–

like an antenna: nose to tail;

But I also feel others

through my skin and fur–

Their presence moves through me.

We are energy movers–

keeping things flowing

on the Good Earth.

We move the energy pods–seeds to you,

to places that need their quality-vibration

“sown” there.

Our burrows offer conduits for different

energy vibrations–air, water.

We are free flowing energy workers.

Clear in intent and effect

Fun, Great Fun–we paint

the world with a pallet of