East Asian art depicts the wild crane as a symbol of immortality. Ever since ancient times, birds have symbolized the spirit. In this collection of poetry, Joan Hudson touches on several elements of the human spirit, including family, friends, and love. She also takes you on a poignant journey of war and remembrance and offers a thought-provoking look at the delicate balance of the seasons and our environment. You will feel yourself wrapped in the warmth of the crane’s wing as it flies your imagination to a place of immortality, a place where the cranes are flying.