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ORNITHISCHIAN BEHAVIOR

~after Bird Behavior by Donald & Lillian Stokes

Tyrannosaurus  Rex:  

AUDITORY DISPLAYS

Song

A rapid, rising bubbly song with a bounce.  Distinguished by a “Bibble-bibble” at the end of each sequence. 1,194 more words

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A STONE IN THE RIVER

Everything is a stone in a river:

your pain, your loss, your dread

of death. Every fire and storm

and plague.  101 more words

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Learning to draw

I notice that nothing

is what I think:

the cat an oval with fuzzy

edges, dog tail a beret

perched on her head. 43 more words

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DOPPLEGANGER

1.

I’ve known her since I was a kid;

she visited me from the beginning.

We sat under the table and she told me… 340 more words

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THE POET AND THE BEAR

~for Karin, because I couldn’t go to her reading,

having instead a commitment to go learn about bears.

She emerges from the cleft between stones. 55 more words

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RUNAGATES: On Translation

He is the God that …letteth the runagates continue in scarceness.

~Psalm 68:6, Coverdale’s translation

Runagate is a wonderful word.

Renegade–isn’t.

Rebel is a mere ho-hum. 125 more words

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MAYBE IT LOOKS LIKE THIS

( a little pantoum)

Truly I tell you, unless you change and become like children, 

you will never enter the kingdom of heaven.   130 more words

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