Below is the poem entitled Tree Swallow which was written by poet
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inspired by “Farewell,” a digital image by Sara G. Umemoto
I fledged you from my open hand –
feathers becoming wings
do you teach yourself to fly?
I feel your breath and pulse against
my palm. How could I
hold you? You
disappear into sheer blue sky.