Tag Archives: birds

October 20*

solitary flirting gust of wind etches nest of black prickles on the water directly above a pastiche of dark/light birds                          wavers, feigns, darts, swirls twining, dancing the nexus of one mind *Copyright 2010 by Luther Allen. This poem appears in … Continue reading

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September 20*

birds: creatures that fly (rats with wings)          names          get stuck, mired          in details, commonness birds: beings of moving air unfurled resplendent grace and flight. . .      marvelous flight! *Copyright 2010 by Luther Allen. This poem appears in … Continue reading

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October 24*

hundreds of bobbing gulls collected, gathered gabbling                on the barely undulant sea                in perhaps the last of open sun                for months raucous, impudent in the evanescent stillness *Copyright 2010 by Luther Allen. This poem appears in The View from Lummi … Continue reading

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September 26*

chirp and trill of birds merges into my body, cells changing, attuning healing from each note *Copyright 2010 by Luther Allen. This poem appears in The View from Lummi Island.

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March 21*

cat and i sit on lawn rocks “glacial erratics” watching last light leave robin hurtles toward us cat springs four feet into air claws deep into robin’s past path— just a tad late. if i had half that quickness half … Continue reading

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September 18*

loons everywhere scribbling the signature of fall on the flat flat water *Copyright 2010 by Luther Allen. This poem appears in The View from Lummi Island. —– Common Loon photo Copyright © 2010, Alan D. Wilson

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September 10*

last light waves wet sand in silver serrated scallops way out a strange greyghost bird, a shadow, wends and wafts away gone, forever unknown *Copyright 2010 by Luther Allen. This poem appears in The View from Lummi Island. —– wet … Continue reading

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