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Busy Neighbors

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Busy Neighbors

Two
birds - sleek
ebony,
with tinge of blue,
undersides of red
and dotted tails - dart when
I step out of my back door.
Circling overhead, they soar.  I’d
like a closer look at them, to find
their nest. . .but  just can’t catch that pair at rest!

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  1. Date: 7/31/2013 10:05:00 PM
    I feel the same way about two little cardinals I see in my back yard every day. Every time I try to get a closer look, off they fly away!...Milt

  1. Date: 7/26/2013 6:02:00 AM
    Beautiful work dear Andrea.So nice to wake up to this morning.

  1. Date: 7/21/2013 7:25:00 PM
    nicely penned Andrea...hugs

  1. Date: 7/21/2013 1:19:00 AM
    Very busy neighbors i see Andrea..' Also quite eye catching.. good to read this morning.!

  1. Date: 7/20/2013 6:47:00 PM
    This twitters along lovely Petal, lol and then it's gone in a flash. You really couldn't have written this more perfectly could you? Take care, Richard

  1. Date: 7/20/2013 9:42:00 AM
    awww, lovely write, Andrea

  1. Date: 7/19/2013 8:30:00 PM
    Sweet! Really painted a picture. So protective they are to their young. Very cute. Always, Laura

  1. Date: 7/19/2013 12:24:00 PM
    Absolutely stunning, Andrea. :)

  1. Date: 7/19/2013 9:48:00 AM
    This brings to mind the daring, swooping blue jays that feast in our backyard. Because of all the stray cats few birds will dare visit, but the jays and cardinals are brave. Love, daver

  1. Date: 7/19/2013 7:13:00 AM
    Andrea, they are making me tired too.. Just reading your gem I can actually visualize their activities. :) love Wilma

  1. Date: 7/18/2013 1:16:00 PM
    wonderful imagery. I can see those birds clearly. I may be inventing this, but I like it that the form of this poem is the opposite of the previous one... Jack

  1. Date: 7/18/2013 1:07:00 PM
    What a cute lil`poem dear Andrea.Yes am fascinated about birds too,but you`re right: they are busy!:-) Thanks for the Bday greetings:-) Hugs n Love,Arild

  1. Date: 7/18/2013 8:57:00 AM
    Reads like a Swallow of some kind..Enjoyed reading your descriptive work..Thanks for stopping by with uplifting comments..I am honored that you would fav my dead red cardinal...Sara

  1. Date: 7/18/2013 5:15:00 AM
    What beautiful birds, and what an eloquent and well written depiction of our lovely little singing/timid friends.

  1. Date: 7/18/2013 2:34:00 AM
    I really liked that poem, I too have a fascination for the feathered kind Peter

  1. Date: 7/17/2013 11:12:00 PM
    Excellent. You have painted well. Enjoyed. Tfs

  1. Date: 7/17/2013 7:35:00 PM
    Those birds are probably poets, Andea, lol,.. and yes, must-see became see-must for the sake of silly rhyme. Me loving intrigue? never... but that guy is great.. I am fine, thanks, and how about you?, love!!

  1. Date: 7/17/2013 7:28:00 PM
    Good Etheree on your little cute neighbors Andrea.Enjoyed the read.

  1. Date: 7/17/2013 5:50:00 PM
    I am sure you are an excellent neighbor Andrea.

  1. Date: 7/17/2013 4:40:00 PM
    It's strange to think of them as neighbors. But that's exactly what they are. Having such appreciation for our neighbors. What a wonderful thought. Gladys Cravitz was a little toooo busy. :)

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