Happenstance Observation Poetry rag-pickings

Ascend the Corbie Steps


On a tilt of light

ascend the corbie steps.


Perch with the birds

of the shadow world.



A big thanks to Ms AM for the photograph. A serendipitous encounter with light, shadow, birds and time.

Now playing: Seth Cluett – ‘A Radiance Scored With Shadow’ from Objects of Memory.

By Murdo Eason - From Hill to Sea

murdo eason / walking / writing / between world & word

2 replies on “Ascend the Corbie Steps”

I can imagine watching the noble steps with the birds on top nodding and stretching their wings – like shadow puppetry, commandeered by nothing but chance.

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