Owl Music

Unique predators

Borne on serrated feathers

Skimming summer dusk

Sacrificing speed

For surreptitious slowness

Silent symphony

Owls in our garden

Silver wings in silver birch

Shadows in branches

They are often heard

Syncopated hoot and screech

Haunting hunting birds

 

© Kim M. Russell, 2015

Barn Owl Tyto alba flying at night North Norfolk November
Barn Owl Tyto alba flying at night North Norfolk November

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