Animal Magic

Animal Magic

As part of the Writing With Inner Child day I attended last weekend we were asked to bring with us a personal childhood object. I couldn’t decide between three such objects. In the end I took all three. As it turned out the one that became a source of writing...
This Ecstatic Swallow

This Ecstatic Swallow

In the rain. It darts back and forth in glorious flight. Quicksilver motion. Seeing things I do not see. A vast joy bursting forth from its tiny body. Piercing my heart. Expanding my world. By its very presence. No concern for the weather as it jives and dives....