Blue Seams

Flash of blue
penetrating as iris
eyes a branch,
grasps it,
then shutters
its wings.
Now blue
of jay
folds itself
like an accordion.
Song comes to a close
as the blue seams
of the jay
swing gray.
Beneath shuttered wings
the iridescent blue
flight feather
suspended here
comes to a rest.

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