|The streets of Beijing.|
sparrowsparrow by jonzoiplu
The trees are unsettled, their limbs tossing in the violent tempest -- gauges for Natures wrath or love. The storm plays like a silent film as I sit in the cabin of my car. My old campus gym sits in the distance like a stolid mountain.
The world comes to life in stereo as I step out. Dashing down the side of the parking lot, my umbrella mimics the trees. Trying to avoid the rain, I notice an upturned creature on the wet pavement. I stoop to examine it. Its pale legs stick up like flags of resignation. People must think Im crazy, a university student examining some dead thing. He must be studying taxidermy.
Its a baby sparrow.
Its feathers are maturing over its soft pink underbelly, bunched into a mangy blanket by the rain. Its feet shiver in the wind. Dirt, pine needles, and assorted debris are stuck to its bo
I'm a busy student, art is just my hobby. I want to do more 'en plein air' drawings, and more comics.|
I'm a rare updater, but I'm still active.
Current Residence: Wuhan, China
obsessed with: cooking and being a foodie, anything Tolkien, movies and films of most kind, languages and different cultures
my nerdy geek stuff: Doctor Who, AtLA, Tolkien, Zelda, webcomics, some good anime, Harry Potter
Places I want to see and things I want to do: New Zealand to see the places where they filmed LotR; Japan and China to use my language skillz; Turkey, Egypt, Bahrain, Tunisia; graduate college with no student debt; paint more often