Only bird heard today.

dawning silence empty
no songs
wind without wings
gone all feathers



  1. slpmartin said,

    August 30, 2011 at 7:38 pm

    Loved that video…very peaceful.

  2. Stafford said,

    August 30, 2011 at 8:00 pm

    How long is it since I read Silent Spring?
    Can’t say we weren’t warned!

    Hard hitting short poem.

  3. ryeder said,

    August 30, 2011 at 8:42 pm

    Sounds like the world I just left…..I like it

  4. roxie said,

    August 30, 2011 at 10:50 pm

    beautiful, simply lovely and haunting – ‘wind without wings’ =(

  5. August 31, 2011 at 12:02 am

    Yes, we’ve had plenty of warning, Stafford.
    It was strange this morning to NOT hear a single bird amidst all these urban trees. Made me wonder about NEVER hearing birdsong again. I adore fiesty little sparrows.

  6. Val said,

    August 31, 2011 at 6:12 pm

    I’ve never seen or heard a Field Sparrow before, it’s song is like a canary or finch. 🙂 I just popped over to YouTube to see what other videos this person has and realised it’s the same person who has one of my fave ‘cute’ videos of a rescued baby porcupine eating a banana:

  7. artistatexit0 said,

    September 1, 2011 at 12:54 am

    Thanks for the bird song it made my day.

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