Leslie Ching

(January 8,1995- / Toronto, ON, Canada)

Dawn Symphony


One lone swallow
Tries out his voice
Warbles a few high clear notes
He sings a soft, simple solo
Among the trees
A warming song in the cool and quiet
A dash of spice in a meal so plain
Awaken to his call
Acknowledge his presence-

L i s t e n

His compatriots join him
Voices weaving in and out of each other
Twining and twisting
Into a single-noted line of song
Let the magic
Flow around you
Into your heart
Fill your mind;
Nature conducts
This symphony of dawn

Submitted: Sunday, July 26, 2009
Edited: Friday, April 02, 2010

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