Monthly Archives: May 2011

May – week 3

  our empty nest box ~ the chirping of blue tit chicks in the shop-sign nest ~ how the house creaks catching its breath on silence as night smooths your pillow and tucks in the shape of your absence ~ … Continue reading

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May – week 2

rain and sun ~ a starling disappears into her gutter~nest ~ decoupage the silhouettes of two birds crossing the sunrise… my childlike heart when I’m with you ~ nest~box camera ~ we wait in anticipation of the next beak~full of moss ~ … Continue reading

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May – week 1

white as new snow three egrets wade further into the lake ~ my clumsiness with chopsticks the egret’s feast ~ midday heat warbler song seeps from the reeds ~ sultry blue the hum of words in the reeds on the … Continue reading

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April – week 5

in my hands the heartbeat of a fledgling beneath his speckled breast ~ at my fingertips the spread of a crow’s wings… from lamp post to sunlit patch of grass and back…and back again ~ blossom storm — the cat … Continue reading

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