The Wandering Mind

Tender is
the fleet of electric birds
bluing the trees
in their sockets,
wiring the
world with
song–
and how strange
it is that
we hear their words
with the ears
of invalids,
unsteady in
drunken ships
with keels of
calcium and
ribs of sorrow.

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