Dara Syrkin

Dara Syrkin is devoted to motion, seeds, blue highways, and the power of words.

Cardinal Rules

We call the cardinal pair Carlo and Consuela. The scruffy cardinal babies, buff and almost-crimson, crests not quite triangular are Carlito and Consuelita. The squirrel with a lame back leg has...

Wolf Dream

She was learning about dreams studying Jung She told me If you're frightened of a bear ask yourself what message the bear is bringing The wolf's charcoal body bumped...

Haiku 1 & 2

Haiku 1 We wait impatient For the news of daffodil A crown of crocus Haiku 2 Autumn pauses Makes room for winter darkness Deer dream in green