Tag Archives: birds

birbabies

my bucket runneth overoverflown with tearsthat rained down foreverand kept inside for years what once were tears of lovenow pour forth in grieflost neither crow nor dovebut babies stol’n by cruel thief heart’s reservoir runs lowas tattered feathers fadethe ache … Continue reading

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downed dovelette

have you seen my love yetoh my dear little dovelettelaid and due to hatch soon alas i see the sadnessautumn wears a cruel dresslong before these wings had flewn like a fallen deck of cardsshell shattered into shardsdoves above coo … Continue reading

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recycled reams

we flew tocockatoo’s creekon pagesposing as wings many lostdusty dreamsdwell inrecycled reams myriad storiesboth bold and meekwithin the shoppeeach story sings some subjects whichwe shall not speakpre-read talesa bookworm brings Persian poemsa treatise in Greekcozy mysteriesromantic flings these tales live … Continue reading

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afternoon moon

afternoon moon rises in the blue would make any flying cow sing moo-moo-moo sweet evening moon stays with us past midnight for the nightingale’s croon

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little lizard

little lizard in my shoe so glad i shook the crocky clogs and out popped you little lizard made you look when i mistook your little nook for foot houses little lizard have you heard the rustling of boughbound leaves … Continue reading

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ardent eagle

the eagle soars his wings held high immune to evening’s mayhem nigh regal eagle commands the winds to his hunt attention pinned the eagle soars the auburn sky with rapt attention the night can’t pry ardent upon his throne of … Continue reading

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sandpipers

some people seem like sandpipers chasing the waves out to sea with their flock flowing like the trailing edge of the waves themselves skittering back to shore chased by the waves living their lives with the ebb and tide pecking … Continue reading

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