Capturing The Moment — Roadrunner By Name   3 comments

Roadrunner (Chaparral Cock) in Sabino Canyon, October 27, 2011 — Image by kenne

Born to run
Flying short distances only

Named for speed
Designed for racing

Laughed at by many
A coyote’s nemesis

Roadrunner by name
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Chaparral Cock the same
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In the tree of life
A five-minute “silent witness” 


3 responses to “Capturing The Moment — Roadrunner By Name

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  1. Cool pic, cool poem, Keene strikes again! Love it!


  2. hi kenne

    great shot! have you one from the side to show his brilliant tail?

    it was a great day hike yeaterday especially sharing with you.



  3. Chips,

    With this exception, my roadrunner photos are not showing their color — guess they are not trying to impress me. I will let you know when I post yesterday’s photos.

    Thanks for the follow-up.


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