Invention of Birds
second annual collection from the Island Women Poets
in loving memory of Sheila McMaster
sit with my threads and needles,
my mindís eye
filled with the brilliance.
My fingers stitch feather to wing,
carve bone hollow as flute,
start the minute machinery of heart.
"The Invention of Birds" by Alison Watt
Margo Button : Linda Martin
Katy McCuish : Leanne McIntosh : Sheila McMaster
Kit Pepper : K. Louise Schmidt : Miriam Schwartz
Mildred Tremblay : Ursula Vaira
Joan van der Goes
image "Night Garden"
by Cydney Taylor www.cydneytaylor.co