82014

August 21, 2014 § 3 Comments

the hummingbirds banked
around a corner
of the garage
ascended along the hedge wall
and pulled up level
with pale bells
strung there

their paired
flight pulsing – a strobe
of emerald and ruby
wings sounding
like breeze
through
tin window blinds

hidden in the pattern
of their maneuvers
was conversation

much more
I think
than just
a simple
regarding of nectar

(c) 2014 Fred Whitehead

Advertisements

§ 3 Responses to 82014

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

What’s this?

You are currently reading 82014 at Fred Whitehead's Blog.

meta

%d bloggers like this: