Iron Maiden

In snow peaks,
Mountains of capped tears,
Flow and ebb downstream,
Bear paws printed in feathery white,
Pearls and smoky skies,
Wolves tramp, coyotes cry, eagles fly,
She in fox fur and black boots,
Iron and steel,
Leather straps and bow and arrow ached,
Speared,
Crimson red spills,
Soaks the powdered fields,
She an iron maiden,
A warrior of the highlands.

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