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Meadowlark

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Meadowlark

Your yellow tuxedo with black bow 
tie and upper parts salt and pepper.
A pointed beak, the Meadowlark 
allocates his time exploring daylight, 
alone, living on the ground. As the 
wings of his heart take flight he will 
sing with a charming flute-like song 
to attract his lover. I play his striking 
speech and the sparrows gather 
around my doorstep. So brilliant, 
wild and free to fly amidst 
the western skies.

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  1. Date: 8/3/2012 12:47:00 PM
    Nice descriptive poem about these attractive birds. Good poem for the spring season.

  1. Date: 7/27/2012 11:06:00 AM
    I don't see many of those [sigh] Light & Love

  1. Date: 7/27/2012 10:50:00 AM
    Lovely imagery here!!! Enjoyed reading your poem today! Regards INK-U-SCRIPT