Tag Archives: August

August – week 3

just to remind us he’s not gone yet a chiffchaff picks insects from the washing line ~ wickerwork light through the pines the chiffchaff’s song ~ August rain — one last duckling left on the lake ~ dawn rain… between … Continue reading

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August – week 2

they carry on talking but I see a flash of a sparrowhawk’s hunt ~ a feather fr​om a tawny owl’s wing the brush of moonlight and a poem dream​ed ~ three redheads chat in the park… goosanders ~ parting kiss… … Continue reading

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August – week 1

noisy gulls — a cormorant tucks its bill into its breast ~ twilight blues… lowering the mainsail the cries of gulls ~ glittering water… on The Volunteer boat a lone gull ~ lobster pots stacked at the quayside nothing to catch … Continue reading

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