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Walk With Me - Golden Hour, October 2022

Words and images from my walks and interactions with nature and the environment.



Golden Hour


it is the Golden Hour

we are facing North

this time


waiting

watching

listening

sensing


equidistantly positioned

as if standing to attention


until lift off sweeps us upward

in a spontaneous chaotic flurry

of unsynchronized flapping


and within moments

soaring out and away into the yellow-amber expanse of glowing space

dispersing into scattered flocks

of tiny black wing shaped silhouettes


taken by the collective mind

that is our nature

navigating freedom

that is our nature


we fly into the light

swallowed up by the blinding glare

of a sun feasting on its last meal of the day


and there she stands

the witness

with no choice but to surrender

to her earthbound stillness

watching in awe

soaking in this ecstatic illusion

stealing moments to treasure



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