‘Steel Birds II’
…it’s hard flyin’ with wings of iron…
‘Fine Feathered Friend III’
‘Flock In Flight’
‘Fine Feathered Friend’
…espied atop the seawall, calm as you like…
‘Gathered, We Are’
‘Gulls On The Promenade’
…a gull glides on the breeze, seemingly without effort…
…not for fun, but to survive…
‘Birds Used To Sit Here And Watch People Far Below’
Detail of the sculpture shown in the previous post Half Buried Memories .
The carved inscription gives the title to this entry.
(for the record, birds still sit, and shit, on the sunken parapet)
A pair of variable oystercatchers strut their avian stuff along the edge of the estuary at Mangawhai Heads.
‘Ten Windows, Four Gulls’
‘Atop The Wharf ‘
…parallel lines, oblivious birds…
‘Ruling The Roost’
Two little pied shags(cormorants) boss the branches. Very cool avians!
‘Three Birds On A Wire’
…continuing on from the previous post Three Windows, and my belief in the thesis of good things coming in threes…