Friday, July 26, 2013

Bird and Tree

artwork: ralph murre

Bird and Tree
by Morgan Harlow

Today a bird flew into the yard and landed on the tree we almost
cut down, the one that is thin with one dead branch arching over
the fence.

A scrawny kind of bird, a wren or sparrow, or a chickadee perhaps,
common and cheerful. Look, you can see it now.

~ first published in The Cortland Review