Chourui Hogoku

By Fujimi (不死身)


The wind blows through your hair as
You stare out at the water rippling under
The trees branches rustle, making
Birds chirp, trying to fly away; you think
The cage your body is trapped in should be
Flung open, released, so you can
Fly away, sweet bird,
Fly.


Chourui Hogoku (Japanese: 鳥類保護区): Bird Sanctuary.


20 July 2006