Tag Archives: songbirds

The Old Poet

The old poet works at his play plays at his work writing songs writing songs sung out of tune tone out of sync with the times with the times filled with fears feared by a fool with`out birds “The winter … Continue reading

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Omedeto Gozaimasu

“New year’s Day everything is in blossom! I feel about average” ~ Issa i. the evergreen tree still heavy with ornaments sits dark with no lights ii. the chickadees bathe in the birdbath of wild grains leave tracks in the … Continue reading

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The Junco

The day is complicated by the August heat exacerbated by smoke from the wild`fires scorching BC up north A junco lost in smog flies at the window confused by its image of sky gone to rust we are both stunned … Continue reading

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Bird`Song

It is hard to hear the voices of the birds over the wind’s whistling It tears through the fir`trees setting the cones to trembling The little singers flutter now down among the vining berries gone to seeds seeds to harvest … Continue reading

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