Love Song For The Whooping Crane

Love Song For The Whooping Crane

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Konstantsia By knightwriter Completed

A poem for participation in the Birdlife Campaign.

  • atwood-birdlife-campaign
  • author-reflection
  • birdlife
  • birds-in-storytelling
  • celebration-of-birds-in-storytelling
  • endangered-species
  • faith
  • hope
  • love
  • whooping-crane
AliceMorris7 AliceMorris7 May 16, 2014
I have never heard of this bird but you make it sound beautiful.  fantastic work
grapher grapher Nov 27, 2013
Compelling sentiments for our endangered souls and world. A lovely weave of imagery an love>V
CarolinaC CarolinaC Jul 02, 2013
Beautiful. I see the similarity to Gerard Manley Hopkins that others have mentioned, and I can't be the only one for whom the title made me think of T.S. Eliot.
MareeAnderson MareeAnderson Jun 27, 2013
Wow. This is so beautiful! And I know this sounds awfully trite but I love your way with words :)
newpoet newpoet Jun 27, 2013
@knightwriter Congratulations Kay, images created via words - I can rejoice with you at the beauty of this creature. V
MJLevitt MJLevitt Jun 26, 2013
An excellent poem K to raise awareness and just an excellent poem to read. Beautiful imagery. Congratulations on being chosen as well - it was a good choice. v