It was a Scott's Oriole on a mission of deception,
using its beautiful yellow plumage as a distraction.
Yellow Bird is one of several short stories Susan is writing for a collection named, The Roots That Bind Us, about the inherent need for companionship and love we all share.
Visitors are welcome to read Yellow Bird in its entirety at:
Perched outside the window of Scott McCain,
it plucked his heart away - leaving Jane in pain.
Was it an angel from heaven or a bird from hell,
Only God and the Devil know, and they won't tell.
One sunny day the yellow bird came,
traveling from far away to claim its name.
Visitors are welcome to read Yellow Bird in its entirety below.