May 25, 2010

Crow Studies


Dale said...

Wow. The first two especially. Essence of crow.

". . . wherever you arrive
they'll be there first,

glossy and rowdy
and indistinguishable.
The deep muscle of the world."

Alexandra said...

Dale, are those your words? Would you send me the whole poem? "The deep muscle of the world" so beautifully expresses the presence of crows in a way that I have been trying to for years :) Thanks!

Dale said...

no no, it's Mary Oliver! "Crows"