I was just thinking…………
there’s something about sighting the vivid blue flash of a Splendid Fairy
Wren that must bring a grin of delight to even the most hardened observer.
saw these gorgeous little creatures for the first time in Pemberton at
the Gloucester Lodge. As I gazed out of the window from the dining room,
a tiny patch of vivid blue suddenly appeared and my heart skipped with
I’d have easily sat there forever, absorbing that enchanting sight, as if the rest of the world had ceased to exist, but alas it hadn’t and I reluctantly took my leave. But the serenity of that picture is indelibly etched in my memory and I draw on it each time I paint those most Splendid Fairy Wrens.
And cobalt hues
On tiny wings
Small treats he brings
All is right
A splendid sight.