Dawn – February 14, 2015

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flowering trees
blackbirds serenade at dawn
portents of spring

Valentine’s day
a dawn blackbird’s serenade
first songs of spring

today’s first light
in the courtyards ’round my home
sweet blackbirds chirrup
rival males sing prettily
to seduce their hoped for brides

© G.s.k. ‘15