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Snow Bird

snow bird clinging to the fence

looks for a bite to eat

the long dead weeds are

happy to share a seed

a long cold winter isn’t

daunting to the little snow bird

sitting upon the white ground

shielded from the bitter wind

peace resides in her breast

in this frozen field of plenty

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15 thoughts on “Snow Bird

  1. Beautiful as always.. your words always remind me how close you keep yourself to the nature.. lovely complimenting image as well..

    Teresa, I wish you a very beautiful 2011.. 🙂
    Love xoxox

  2. Yes, where do all this little birdies go when the bitter wind comes…delicate write…have a wonderful New Year Teresa….bkm

  3. A simple image, but it captures the season perfectly. Might we all take a little lesson from the bird, and keep peace within our breasts…

    Good write, and good picture. Thanks for sharing with One Shot!

  4. ..ah..and i wonder if you’re only talking about birds..good if peace continues to rest in our breast even when it starts to get cold… wonderful pic as well

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