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Friday, November 4, 2011

Crow Poem

Oh my dear!
Look! Crows are here.
They are in the sky
and on the ground.
Crows left and right,
and all around.
They've even perched 
up in the tree.
What do they want?
I hope not me!
Dark avian spots
across my lawn.
They came this morning
just after dawn.
They peck then hop.
They caw and squawk.
One's even come
right up my walk.
I like the crows
I hope they'll stay.
I welcome them
on any day.

For more about crows, click HERE to read what I wrote about a crow staging place last winter. For a great book about a man who loved a woman and his community, click on the link below.  Buy it from this link and help me support myself.  Thank you.



11 comments:

TexWisGirl said...

i like crows too. i like their family dynamics. :)

Rose said...

I like crows in their place...and they are a smart bird.

NCmountainwoman said...

I love crows and we have a few of them around most of the time. Never as many as you at a time.

floweringmama said...

Cute poem!

黄清华 Wong Ching Wah said...

Lovely piece of writing and series !

Out on the prairie said...

Lovely verse crows bring wisdom to us.

Stephanie Berry said...

Clever birds. We have a family that nests nearby every year. I make sure they get our scraps that don't go to the compost pile. They're great watchdogs.

Sandra said...

these are amazing, like the one with his head upside down and i did pop over to the staging area. wow wow wow. i am sending your link to a lady who loves crows, really loves them. her name is Tipper

tipper said...

Loved this post-and the one you wrote before too! Sandra sent me over-cause she knows crows are my favorite birds : ) You got some really good photos of them-and I learned something new too!

JSK said...

Can I please send ours up to join yours. I don't hate crows but they do steal figs, apples and pears before they're really ripe. I'd rather they go somewhere else :-)

Karen said...

You had a regular crow family reunion there! Love the poem, very cute. We have a lot of crows here, too, and they get together in the woods across the road and raise quite a ruckus with any hawks or owls they corner.