Tag Archives: starlings

Birdwatching, Peace and Panic…

One of the delights of a garden is watching the birds as they raid the bird feeders and feast upon the aphids. At this time of year, there are babies too, taking their first flight from the nest, still reliant … Continue reading

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Murmur #midnighthaiku

Endless rain falling Murmur of migrating wings Springs return promised *

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The Way of Stars ~ Na’ama Yehuda #writephoto

They were like stars, swirling low and high across the sky, marking the path of time and soul and light and dark and what will come and what had been. As the murmuration rose and swelled, so did the sorrow … Continue reading

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Distant friends gather Communal celebration Sharing a purpose A moment once flown Never to be recaptured Free to remember

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Leaving #midnighthaiku

Summer’s leaves have flown Borne upon the changing winds Winter leaves singing

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Writing in the new year

So, New Year’s Day dawned… a time when the sun rose in a sky that looked like a pastel painting over a frosted landscape, when the world was silent, largely hungover and all partied out. It had been a quiet … Continue reading

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