“But I always think that the best way to know God is to love many things.”
~ Vincent van Gogh

Wednesday, February 12, 2014

The Stillness is Inhabited

The stillness
before a hot day
is inhabited by doves,
white-breasted,
cooing intermittently
with long, low notes
from my neighbour's thick trees.

2 comments:

  1. I like thinking of stillness being "inhabited" - especially by doves.

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    1. Two big, fat, black and white ones — which have sense enough to stay out of our yard, where the cats are.

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