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Cooper's hawk in a winter's blue sky | by jackandphyl
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Cooper's hawk in a winter's blue sky

Cooper's hawk in a winter's sky,

Swooping, flying, in blue skies.

Streams, creeks, along streets,

Nothing hides from these eyes.

 

Whoosh from high in a tree.

And the prey prays,

for it's time to kneel.

And the raptor gives his speec

 

January 15, 2010

 

Along a lonely stretch of highway in the backcountry in Arkansas we spotted this hawk. Waited to see what he would do, hoping he would take off. Sure enough, he didn't disappoint.

 

 

 

 

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Taken on December 27, 2009