Two Cranes on a Snowy Pine – Robert Okaji (Pushcart Prize Nominee)

(after Hokusai)

Who knows where bird
begins and tree


which branch shifts
snow, which bears

eternity. This, too, will share

elusive green

and breath,
with no thought

of flight

and night’s
Robert OkajiRobert Okaji lives in Texas. His work has appeared in such publications as Mockingheart Review, Eclectica and Otoliths, and can also be found on his blog