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Monthly Archives: February 2011
no sound in the deepening dusk but the closing of the sparrowhawk’s wings ~ postscript… a flock of starlings fades into grey distance, all that remains of the five lines I dreamed ~ burning a hole through the half~light the … Continue reading
sun on willow catkins… the robin’s throat pulses with song ~ moonrise the stillness of bamboo… the salt taste of his tears before they well ~ February rain… winter jasmine cascades over a garden wall ~ the stem of life … Continue reading
storybook moon… the charm of a child’s drawing hangs in the night ~ tonight I am the first thin slice of this honeydew moon the cat’s lovelorn cry a clock of counted stars ~ with each burst of song a thrush unpicks … Continue reading