Saturday, 16 May 2009

for one small moment
I was gathered
in
a lifting and a settling
if not for the red bird
and the bee buzzing
I might have
returned
empty-handed

*

Regina C. Green
The Red Bird Chronicles

7 comments:

annie clarkson said...

lovely poem

Michelle said...

"a lifting and a settling"

ahhhhhhhhhhh

Fabulous, Regina.

BethSmiles said...

This is one of my all time favorites! Once again, you bring me into the moment with you!! :)

Well done!

Red Bird said...

Thank you, Annie, Michelle and Beth for your lovely comments!
:)

Angie Ledbetter said...

I bet you never ever return empty handed. Nice!

Red Bird said...

Thank you, Angie- oh, indeed... there is always something to bring home with me...
:)

strattonm said...

What a lovely poem. So picturesque...