Music reaches the wandering herd,
Timeless tunes of twittering birds ~
Fallen and fractured – Swallows sleep
Wind O’less waves churn dark and deep.
Feathers find warmth – Still silence hopes
Sunlight shimmers upon scattered notes ~
Through all history one promise remains —
Birds sing a new song ~
After it rains.
Sky So Blue
Like me – The sky is so blue ~
Then the setting sun – With a purplish hue;
Bruises & bleeds – Clear across the skies ~
‘Til absorbed by the darkness – & Shadows our lives…
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