(another) flutter

 

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(another) flutter

 

that day, flutter felt so delicate

and its shadow had almost as much presence

as wings

 

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This photograph was taken in June 2006 on a hike up to the Ink Pots near Johnston Canyon in Alberta. The poem was part of an accompanying text written in April 2007.