Monday, December 12, 2011

a magical thing




I Heard a Bird Sing

I heard a bird sing
in the dark of December
A magical thing
and sweet to remember.
'We are nearer to spring
than we were in September'
I heard a bird sing
in the dark of December.
Oliver Herford (1863 - 1935)

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3 comments:

Melissa: said...

I love it!

Cath said...

so beautiful. wish i could hear a bird song mid the chaos here... ;) love you.

S. Etole said...

Those wonderful little chickadees! Great poem.