Flight

For DVerse Poetics “Flights of Fancy” and inspired by something I saw in my family’s garden yesterday.


The finch perches
On the back of a sunflower,
As she awaits her turn
At the filled feeder:
She finds her chance
And when she flies
The flower dances springily back,
In true sunflower fashion;
The finch uses the free
Surplus of birdseed
To fuel more of her
Flight and avian dreams.

16 thoughts on “Flight

  1. This is so pleasing and serene to read. It has a… very calming aspect to it. Soothing. The imagery of the sunflower and the finch is delightful. What a great perspective on a daily journey of the finch itself. Fabulous writing and a fantastic take on the prompt. It’s quite lovely!

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