The Bird’s Prayer – Author Sue Lobo

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Hear the bird´s prayers, listen to their song,
Never is feather, beak & talon wrong,
Hark the eagle & what he preaches,
Heed the raven as he pleads & beseeches,
You may hear the rook as he caws & screeches,
In flight, over oceans & hot desert sands,
Or with crumb, the robin, perched on your hand,
Birds, all, from gull to wren, show men to pray,
Awen, Awen.

© Sue Lobo


Excerpt from the book “Wild Whisperings”



About the Author

Sue Lobo is the author of three books of her experiences in Africa, a poetry book “Africa My Africa” which is poetry reflecting African life in the terrible apartheid era in South Africa & “Lollipops of Dust”, her autobiography, of a child´s view of living in colonial Africa, in the Kalahari desert, with all the magic of what the old Africa had to offer. Her last book “The Last Dance” was published by Creative Talents Unleashed. She has also participated in eleven poetry anthologies with other very talented poets & has won a couple poetry competitions in Gibraltar & Spain. On occasions she has written requested epitaphs and elegies for families of departed souls. She is married to a Spaniard, with two grown up sons & presently lives in Spain. The sale of this latest collection of animal themed poetry called “Wild Whisperings” published by Creative Talents Unleashed will go entirely to Save The Rhino Fund.




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