Watching a bird; Too far to photograph, But it is standing still For Now Should I creep up In hopes of a better shot But risk losing it For- Ever? Sqyd
Black stains on my face From leaning too hard Against the screened-window facing My neighbor's backyard. Tiny birds everywhere, Hearing the rush of their wings, No time to watch All the yellow flying things.
Hello, hello, Where did you go? I've chased you about, With no luck to recount, But a picture to remember you by. Hello, hello, With whom do you go? While I chase you 'round the clock, You are always with your flock, While I struggle on foot by my lonely self. Hello, hello, In what … Continue reading Hello
A few good things happened, like ... the time Mark saw a bird that wasn't in his small bird book, and Mr. Smith brought a big important one home from the bookshop and Mark looked it up and it turned out to be a blue-gray gnatcatcher, which is very rare, at least at an Indiana … Continue reading There is Nothing So Boring as Bird-Watching