A bear track. Note: this is the bear's right foot. Bear's have their big toe on the outside.
The tracks of a fisher cat
Two predators passing in a small field in the woods of Painted Post—a bear and a fisher cat.
One going east. The other west. Did they happen by this place at the same time, perhaps sharing a begrudged glance as each continued to hunt the night?
Hard sayin’. The forest only ever leaves a hint of what she knows and has seen-- a flirt who only softly whispers, “If you only knew.” Leaving a grander story for us to imagine To find In the darkest hollows.