skylarks in flight
wings catch the wind
and dance


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Image: Four Swifts with Landscape Sketches by Vincent Van Gogh, (I know they’re not skylarks, but I love this sketch!),

Words: haiku, c.b.w. 2016, in response to Poetic Asides Wednesday Poetry Prompt #346: coordination.


6 thoughts on “Skylarks

  1. Rita Ackerman

    Isn’t it amazing to really take the time to watch birds fly; whether it is a sparrow zooming across the yard or a hawk catching the thermals. I love to watch them and your poem catches that feeling so well.


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