Saturday, May 23, 2009


"...The inward gates of a bird are always open.
It does not know how to shut them.
That is the secret of its song..."

From "On a Raised Beach" by Hugh MacDiarmid


I almost forgot what being outside looked like.

But some grit in my shoes and vegetative snags later, I found sunlight filigreed by a mockingbird's song.


Dale said...


lowenkopf said...

You actually got out.

jarvenpa said...

You are a poet. "filigreed by a mockingbird's song" !

preeti said...

Hope we all look inward like you and get out.

Barbara Martin said...

Lovely photo with the words of a poet are very inspirational.