Sunday, November 04, 2007

BIrdy

Birdy

A long time ago
not terribly far away….

I released my hope
in the shape of a bird
and watched the flight away.

I have not seen her since.

Perhaps someone,
expectantly,

prepared his rifle
and shot her down?

I have no birds
left
to set free.

January 17, 2003

2 comments:

Anonymous said...

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Julie Kling said...

I love it!