Gutsy little bagworm!

A gutsy little bagworm moth
Steadily trudges up the wall
Pulling along its jolly weight
A merry ramshackle of a house
With a wide aesthetic range and effect
From a post-apocalyptic dystopian feel
To an eco-friendly shelter
Made of organic matter
Twigs, leaves, and seeds
Lending it strength
And a sliver of shine
Seemingly just bric-a-brac
Yet beneath that strong façade
Lies concealed the silken weave
That safely ensconces the caterpillar
So smart and resourceful
Though it may be a larva still
Vulnerable yet protected
In its self-made rugged shell of a cocoon
Till it matures into a full-fledged moth
With glorious wings to rise and fly

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s