A Feather


A Feather

I am,
a feather in the wind.
Riding the air currents
in a downward spiral
coming to rest
in the dew-drenched grass.

I was,
a feather on the wing.
Witnessing the violent life
of a bird of prey
then pulled free
I floated down.

I’m now,
a feather lining a nest.
Protecting blue eggs
chosen by a robin
promises of new life
peacefully belonging.

© Rebecca Sanchez 2016

Written with Imaginary Garden Of Real Toads.

32 thoughts on “A Feather

    1. Thanks for asking about my animations. This one isn’t mine, but I do share work like this and my work on social networks like Google that allow GIF files. Facebook does not.

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