My Walk in the Forest

Owl photo, copyright 2013 by Dianne

Owl photo, copyright 2013 by Dianne

bluebirdazaleas

My walk in the Forest 

When wild, soft pink azaleas grow
where bluebirds sing
beside the spring
that starts a sparkling stream to flow
through ancient hills
past watermills
to fill the creek bed to its brink,
I tiptoe through
the north bayou
by water hole where hoot owls drink.

© Freeda Baker Nichols