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Today at the Bluebird Café

It's all-you-can-eat
at the Bluebird Café,
A grasshopper-katydid-cricket buffet,
with berries and snails and a bluebottle fly,
a sip of the lake and a bite of the sky.

TODAY AT THE BLUEBIRD CAFÉ: A BRANCHFUL OF BIRDS By Deborah Ruddell Text copyright © 2007 Used with permission of Margaret K. McElderry, an imprint of Simon & Schuster Children’s Publishing.