Saturday, November 27, 2010

Fifteen ways of Looking at a Lapwing, #3

Small black eyes peering out of the hedgerow
Constant patrols to secure the perimeter
Lacking any defensive capability beyond the wing trick
The Lapwing scans the sky for signs of hope

Wednesday, November 24, 2010

Fifteen ways of Looking at a Lapwing, #2

The Lapwing is hopping across the grass
Its play of a broken wing convincing all critics
And attracting them away from the nest.

Tuesday, November 23, 2010

Followers