Friday, May 9, 2014

A foot away

a foot away
from a bald eagle—
in my photo
the image segmented
by a grid of steel 


—A Hundred Gourds, June 2014

8 comments:

  1. Yes, those photos (especially, I have found, when we come upon them, long after) can resonate with their own narrative, can’t they. A layered, thoughtful piece, Janet.

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  2. Eagles have always been seen as a strong bird sand this piece confirms that with a grit!!

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  3. Thank you, Wendy!
    Thanks, too, Vandana, and welcome to this blog!

    In a few days, I may post the related photo here.

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  4. Yes, how the last two lines change everything. . . very nicely done.

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  5. An image we all can relate to! I think you have inspired me... :)

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  6. Thanks for the comments, Jenny and Susan. :)

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