Uncaging the Bird Story in 8 – (3)

Mother bird chases the sunset.  She remembers when she was a young bird. She sees the feathers of the lost brothers and sisters in her dreams. She made it.  She stayed in the nest and was fed and cared for. Most days she barely wonders about where her brothers and sisters went.  There are tooContinue reading “Uncaging the Bird Story in 8 – (3)”

Uncaging the Bird Story in 8 – (2)

The bird can be so unkind.  Pecking the youngest of the family just because he is so loud.  The bird does not like competition for it is centre of its own world.  This family is its domain.  The bird owns the space – and gurgles deeply when it is happy with his power. The childContinue reading “Uncaging the Bird Story in 8 – (2)”

Uncaging the Bird Story in 8 – (1)

The bird listens to the song – is calm and quiet, sometimes it even joins in. It may sense a prayer – for it is gentle and still. It sleeps even as the song progresses. Caged bird – if only it was free, but to be free would be to be a pest, to beContinue reading “Uncaging the Bird Story in 8 – (1)”