Published: 5 Feb 2016

Wild moment: Julie Barber

A short poem written after surveying Brown Hairstreak butterflies and eggs at West Williamston, Wales.

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The curlew off shore singing
Nearby the blackthorn hides
Brown hairstreak beauty birthing
Whilst sea salt air belies
Hope under wheeling skies.

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