I have always thought that stars turn into white birds in the morning light & sleep with their heads under their wings until the dusk begins to walk through the streets.
I remember when the whales had wings, she said. Whatever happened? I said. It got to be too noisy with all the airplanes & other stuff, so they flew into the ocean & never came back. Some days, she added, I think about going too.
He is self-conscious because everyone knows he has wings but they’ve never seen him fly. Now & then there will be a feather in odd places or maybe a footprint to show he was there. All in all, he thinks it’s nobody else’s business what he does with his free time.
The first time his laughter unfurled its wings in the wind, we knew that the world would never be the same.
The first time her laughter unfurled its wings in the wind, we knew that the world would never be the same.
these are multi-purpose wings & when she’s not flying they accessorize nicely with almost anything she wears