Posts tagged ‘robin’

December 24, 2018

Robin in the fig tree

by The Cheesesellers Wife

What are the words?
Bright, cheery red, bob-bob-bobbing?

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February 16, 2018

Redbreast

by Jem Croucher

Caught a flash of red
in the hedgerow yesterday
A little robin redbreast
in the branches on the way
Sitting there quite peacefully
as nature had intended
his plumage looking lovely
and his redbreast rather splendid

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December 18, 2016

Robin in the fig tree

by The Cheesesellers Wife

 

What are the words?
Bright, cheery red, bob-bob-bobbing?
My Robin has read Ted Hughes
He pulls worms fighting from the stiff soil
Terrorises chickens, birds a hundred times his size

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January 14, 2013

Waiting

by Martin Shone

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simple is the time

of crow, robin, tree and sprite

simple is the life

that’s waiting

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