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Brahminy Kite

Some close-ups of  a brahminy kite at a bird park. I could never get a close up pic in the wild , although I did witness about 40-50 of them on a feeding frenzy once before, it was mainly videotaped.  This kite was the highlight of the show, doing some fly-bys after the parrots/macaws did their segment of cute awesome tricks.


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Brahminy Kite

We grasp the core only gradually

of each other’s compressed midnights —

black roses flowering in sandy-eyed dawns,

memories stowed to starboard, where a

brahminy’s wings catch first light,

How did we manage it, sailing

on — weathering

Excerpts from Robert Adamson poem ‘Brahminy Kite’.

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