Rustle-rustle

2 Feb

Head down and throbbing, I walked briskly along a quiet path
A long day behind me, thoughts full of woulda-coulda-shoulda
From behind and just above me, I heard a rustle-rustle-rustle
Turning, quickly, I saw him.
Dressed to impress and as he hid, he chirruped a quiet song.
And, just like that, my headache was gone.

© 2011, Liza Lee Miller.
Creative Commons License

Spotted Towhee

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2 Responses to “Rustle-rustle”

  1. Crafty Green Poet 3 February, 2011 at 12:33 pm #

    now that’s a pretty bird, definitely enough to cure a headache! (What species is it?)

    • lizalee 6 February, 2011 at 10:42 am #

      Oh, sorry CGP, it’s a Spotted Towhee. Love them.

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