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fire and wings
Art

fire and wings

It’s not unusual for us to see Anna’s hummingbirds through the winter and several neighbors keep their hummingbird feeders up for them. So while many birds are feeling the pull of migration currently, I’m blessed to live in an area where we’ll have these little scraps of winged sunshine still with us in the colder … Continue reading

Poetry

the goodbye-ness of autumn

the goodbye-ness of autumn – that long departure of soft greens into drifting golds – flits sneakily into the tips of trees with its quiet reddening before the freeze earlier purpling skies bring the sudden cacophonies of starling troops which garrison in the horse chestnut, starry and black in the branches of a yellow sun … Continue reading

all you small-winged things…
Art / Poetry

all you small-winged things…

all you small-winged things of summer, you flighting crickets in starred cathedrals chanting psalms beneath your leafy pews all you sweet-furred creatures gracing the sweet green shadows under dark-limbed spruces enchanting the August moon, all you fragile, all you gentle butterflied tides delighting asters in the purple noon all you gratefully athrive, arise in quiet … Continue reading

feathers
Art / Poetry

feathers

August again, and the jays are leaving feathered remembrances in ones and threes on the sidewalks beneath the trees – showing sweet-shadowed maples the best places for leaves to lay come October © Sarah Whiteley Back with a new look! The idea is to begin incorporating my photography and art into the poetry blog (tiedtosky.wordpress.com … Continue reading