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Sweetly Sing the Little Birds

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Sweetly Sing the Little Birds

Post  mikeschultz on Thu Jan 05 2012, 11:30

days warmed by the sun
meadows filled with wild flowers
a free seed market
sweetly sing the little birds
sing loudly for their breakfast

through the noonday haze
an afternoon siesta
days walk till evening
when dew begins to settle
hummingbirds have one last drink

beyond the gloaming
nights cooled by the moons pale glow
flood and ebb the tides
as wax and wane the far moon
as calls the lonesome bob white

loons on the river
with night birds and whippoorwill
each calls out in time
to the cadence of my heart
sweetly sing the little birds


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Re: Sweetly Sing the Little Birds

Post  BC Williams on Thu Jan 05 2012, 12:57

Very visual writing here Mike. Your use of technique is beautifully wrought, and I find myself wanting to read the piece several times to feel it all:-)

Great writing Mike . . ..

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Thanks, Bev

Post  mikeschultz on Tue Jan 17 2012, 11:32

Much of what I feel is intensely natural and some of my stronger images are of Nature. Thanks, Bev. Mike
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Sweetly Sing the Little Birds

Post  Cheryl Brickner on Tue Jan 24 2012, 13:51

Mike,
Well written.
Adorable description of nature!
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Re: Sweetly Sing the Little Birds

Post  jinettyx on Tue Jan 24 2012, 14:05

A beautiful vision Mike....Nature at it's best. Like a Star @ heaven Like a Star @ heaven
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Re: Sweetly Sing the Little Birds

Post  mikeschultz on Tue Jan 24 2012, 17:31

Thank you, very much.
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