Lost in Thought — A Poem

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“Fallen Leaves” — C.Birde, 10/16


Thoughts roost –


in leafless trees at


gloss-winged and

catching light,

throats lodged

tight with

songs unsung

that fall



as dried leaves

rusting softly

back to


— C.Birde, 10/16

6 thoughts on “Lost in Thought — A Poem

    • Thank you — I imagine we all feel overwhelmed at times, that thoughts and concerns come to quickly to process; hopefully, we have the time to settle and sort them out, let go what doesn’t serve, and sing what does 🙂

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    • Thank you, Anya. I fear, sometimes, that we are collectively losing touch with Nature, with the very world that sustains and supports us, and this influences my writing deeply…sometimes I feel like shaking people to make them take notice, so that we don’t lose any more…but I’ve found that pointing out beauty does much more to awaken others than yelling at them 😉

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