T.G.I.F.: Such longing…to lift our wings even a single time…



  • DK @ Daybreak. 5:50 to 6:00 am, August 13, 2021. 76° F. Cove Island Park, Stamford, CT.
  • Post Title from “Such longing. How large the muscles in our shoulders must be to lift our wings even a single time.” David Romtvedt, from “Dilemmas of the Angels: Poems” (Louisiana State University Press, 2017)


  1. Lovely joining of quote and beautiful images.

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  2. Beautiful

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  3. 3 lovely poems — Romtvedt’s, yours, and God’s.

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  4. The bottom shot reminds me of the simple way I would sketch a bird in the sky when doodling. Love it, David!

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  5. ‘Red in the morning, sailors take warning.’ Beautiful, pal….

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  6. Reblogged this on It Is What It Is and commented:
    The color of early light … a palette!!

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  7. Mesmerizing

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  8. Such gorgeous photos…so glad you saw this, and then could share with us!

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  9. And soar…

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  10. beautiful photos…

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  11. Arising, beauty! Bird’s first flight of the day, in Freedom…

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