Treasure Island

Robert Leary

(New London, Connecticut)

How Like A Bird


How like a bird you are
Heroic canary
In my heart’s mine
Gull hung in the wind
Watching the sun rise
Fragile, I reach for you
Perhaps you’ll fly with me
Two gulls held
In life’s wind
Eagles
To soar again…

Submitted: Sunday, November 21, 2010

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