birdbath

(5/7/00)

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a sparrow sips...
       the moon trembles
                in the birdbath

m.cross

  
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birdbath
large enough to hold
the moon

gary steinberg



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hot afternoon ~
a dragonfly hovers
over the birdbath

Edward
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January thaw -
the cracks reappear
in the birdbath

Yu Chang

Easter evening -
a single green egg
in the birdbath

Mark Brooks

cathedral garden
cardinals in the birdbath
scatter drops of light

Peggy Lyles

parting clouds~
midnight's storm held
in the birdbath

Suzanne McIntire

spring sun--
an empty birdbath
filled with the crow's shadow

christy

loud chirping
a boy's sailboat
in the birdbath

Cindy Tebo

dry birdbath
doves splashing in 
nearby puddle

Sue Torres


dust-filled
our footprints
become birdbaths

hilary tann

small ripples in
water filled birdbath
a cat tongue

emile molhuysen

summer sun-
bees surround the birdbath

Darrell

Birdbath -
the cat crouches
nearby

Lucian Penfield

Sunday afternoon-
popsicle stick boats 
in grandma's birdbath

DeVar

noon
blue birdbath
half full

odd g


May Day
a blue marble
in the birdbath

timothy russell

somber day of clouds
leaf boats drift in a circle
inside the birdbath

Carol Raisfeld

Saint Francis birdbath
the peace broken by
cardinals quarreling
 
R. Marie Stutts

first splash
in the birdbath
~snowmelt

rjscott

after the rain -
the birdbath full
of sunlight

Alison Williams

summer rain-
sparrow sings happily
under the birdbath

Lesley

spring cleaning --
rain washes
the birdbath

Betty


April showers -
the antique birdbath
open for business

Charles Trumbull

pope tomato cans
swish from a trellis -
backyard birdbath

copyright 4/27/2000 by Wendy C. Bialek 
  

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