Loved ones who are far away: How to know them?
They’re not like the tiny, migrating Ruby-Crowned Kinglets
I can easily ID even tho’ they dart through the roadside shrubs fastfast
into & out of my view.
Their wing-flicks are unmistakable.
& that male!
He sings this long, bubbly, amazingly loud song, sometimes with a double-note call.
FaceTime & texting help,
but I yearn to feast on the wing-flicks of the loved ones.
GRETCHEN PETERSON’S DONE SOME GREAT YOUTUBES: