Find us on Facebook

Migration

By Bill Frayer

migrating-birds

As you alight upon my wrist

Looking hale, f

 

irm and fit

Your Princeton patterned, paper wings

Have brought you here to rest and sit

 

In these high pines in Mexico

From Canada; you’ve made your flight

Primordial beacon led the way

I, pausing, breathless, drink in the sight,

 

Scores of thousan

 

ds dripping here

From branches heavy with the dense

Migratory miracle

Of Monarchs mating, and I sense

 

As I look out upon the swarm

That I have witnessed here today

An unexplainable event

And now I watch you fly away.

 

Yet my small life, be as it may

Will never replicate this day.

 

 

 

 

primi sui motori con e-max

Add comment

Security code
Refresh

The Gunfight at the El Paso Corral   By Alejandro Grattan-Dominguez     I suppose the one question I've been asked as a former
April 2015 Please select one: Online format Only articles (respond to any article here) Magazine style format Articles and
Editor’s Page By Alejandro Grattan-Dominguez For more editorials, visit: http://thedarksideofthedream.com A Wonderful Writer Once In Our Midst (II)   Jim
Mexican Runaway Bride By Janice Valverde A Vignette of Life in Ajijic   A shiny white SUV was parked right across the narrow cobble-stone street
What’s Next For The Keystone Pipeline? By Marita Noon   After six years of dithering, the Keystone pipeline project has finally cleared both

Visit our Advertisers

Our Issues

March 2015

july2011-ojo

February 2014

july2011-ojo

January 2014

july2011-ojo

December 2014

july2011-ojo

November 2014

july2011-ojo

October 2014

july2011-ojo

September 2014

july2011-ojo

 

More....