Luz Cachú

Lo vi mientras le daba la vuelta en bicicleta a Prospect Park al atardecer. Había salido a dar la última "cleteada" vespertina de esta primavera antes de regresar a la estación lluviosa en mi trópico. Quería sentir el aire fresco y percibir la luminosidad tan peculiar de los ocasos que se prolongan al acercarse el … Continue reading Luz Cachú

Red-winged Blackbirds

The red-winged blackbirds (Agelaius phoeniceus) returned to the shores of Prospect Lake several weeks ago. Every morning, on my walk across the park, I have listened to their metallic voices calling from the top of oaks, maples, and honey locusts. Theirs is a simple, haunting, repetitive call, like a mantra: first a short phrase, with … Continue reading Red-winged Blackbirds