Songbird

She dug the earth as he did write
The biryd did sing with all its might
The herbs were planted; thyme and rue
and now a song of love for you.

Picture 6

Please read the poem, Bird on a Briar, along with its modern translation and commentary by Carol Rumens here

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2 thoughts on “Songbird

  1. This reminds me of Robert Burns for some reason… It’s like stepping back in time, and yet so much in the moment

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