Tag Archives: birdsong

Singers

Wings riding the wind Voices gifted to the dawn Bestowing blessing Benison of the morning I greet each day with music * For Colleen’s poetry challenge      

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Matins

Voices greet the sun Paean to the Lord of Light Reverant beauty Illuminating itself Bringing joy to ears that hear For Colleen’s poetry challenge

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Morning Song

It was dark when I woke, just the faintest lightening of the deep blue to herald the sun’s rising. Through the open window of my bedroom another herald greets the coming dawn. The blackbird was perched on the tree so … Continue reading

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Lark #midnighthaiku

For Frank J. Tassone’s Haikai Challenge

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Knock by Lady Lee #writephoto

Knock, knock, grapes from the vine Shine a light, make a brine, that’s fine Making wine as the grapes burst One way to quench our thirst Knock, knock, grapes from the vine Shine a light, make a brine, that’s fine … Continue reading

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The smallest part

The song was amazing. Clear, beautiful and varied…and very, very loud. I stopped what I was doing to stand and listen. I know that particular song well, though its singer is elusive. Not because wrens are particularly shy, but because … Continue reading

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Listening in

For the past few weeks I’ve been bugged. No, not, unfortunately, by some dashing Man In Black listening avidly for my slightest word… (though who knows, given some of the things in the search history of any writer…) but by … Continue reading

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