Birds are icons across cultures
serving as feathered pantheon
of our attributes and emotions.
Sorrows plummet on crow’s wings.
Joy’s infusion in a bluebird’s sighting.
The drawing is the first time I’ve used a youtube how-to video to draw anything. It works pretty well especially since it can be paused and replayed. The dimensions are off and I messed the eye up, but it could be worse!
The poem is my take on the gogyohka form.