Upcoming Events

  1. Parklife at Belleisle, Ayr

    July 21 @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
  2. Prose, praise and story at the Belleisle conservatory

    August 19 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

a splutter of sparrows

Speugs

You fall like clouds for you are many,

you rise like dustbowls offered to the wind.

 

Dawn fills with your eager chatty clatter,

bringing to the world your scores of weans.

 

They beg with open mouths and shimmering wingtips,

shadow their fathers to a source of seed.

 

And as the feeder […]