Cheryl Velk

In solitude and togetherness, living the poetry and trying to put it into words.

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9/11, 3:03 a.m. Island Time

Originally written September 11, 2019. I took one photo that morning, and this happened, Magpies – two thieves. Half-blinded by the sun, I didn’t even see them. There was just this wild flutter in front of the lens and the burst of the sound of them taking off as I pressed the button. Jerking my eyes from the frame, I saw the two birds flying away. Then I glanced down […]

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