Monday, August 31, 2009

Canal Fog 1

A quiet morning
My sight shrouded by the fog
This soft, peaceful mood

Sunday, August 30, 2009

Just Joey 4

Just Joey. (4)
Come, give us a kiss
Romance is in the garden
And love is in bloom

Saturday, August 29, 2009

Red Bellied Blacksnakes

Red bellied, I’m told
These desert ropes, b
lack as pitch
Don’t reveal bellies

Friday, August 28, 2009

Boats For Hire

Wearing white cottons
Jaunty boater atop head
A punting we’ll go

Thursday, August 27, 2009

Still Another Illusion

My eyes are deceived
What is real and what is not?
Oh, hi! There you are

Wednesday, August 26, 2009

Indian Rocks Beach 1

The sky, sea and shore
Sugar sand between my toes
Heaven has a beach

Tuesday, August 25, 2009

Ingrid Bergman

Ingrid Bergman.
The stage is ready
For you to make your entrance
Ingrid take a bow

Monday, August 24, 2009

Green Python

Chartreuse and green skin
Each scale in perfect order
Muscled embrace waits

Sunday, August 23, 2009

Town Hall Fountains

Here, misted waters
Float upon summer breezes
Refresh the hot air

Saturday, August 22, 2009

Another Illusion

Einstein hologram
Maybe not so much the brain
As the spirit found

Friday, August 21, 2009

New Crop

First of the season
Plump, juicy and delicious

Can I have more please?

Thursday, August 20, 2009

Burma Star

Delicate sculpture
Animated by the sun
The earth and the rain

Wednesday, August 19, 2009

Carpet Python

Coiled around some spokes
Python is ready to roll
Oops, some parts missing

Tuesday, August 18, 2009

City Tram

Former glory gone
We’re here for tourists these days
Still a sense of pride

Monday, August 17, 2009

Cape Farewell

Roaming the headlands
No destination in mind
Where my feet lead me

Sunday, August 16, 2009

Storm 1

Dark raw energy
Fulmination of thunder
Gather the children

Saturday, August 15, 2009

Hot Chocolate 1

Hot Chocolate. (1)
Whorls of vermilion
Swirl around in a vortex
In chasm I fall

Friday, August 14, 2009

Carpet Python 1

Bask in warming sun
Alert, yet still in repose
Yet ready to strike

Thursday, August 13, 2009

Mona Vale Gardens 1

Summer in full bloom
A breeze from
Pegasus Bay
Glad to be alive

Wednesday, August 12, 2009

Seals 10

I still can see you
You can’t hide behind my back
Eyes behind my head

Tuesday, August 11, 2009

The Artist

She, with paintbrush
Captures ethereal peace
By the still waters

Monday, August 10, 2009

Golden Wedding 10

Golden Wedding. (7)
Soft butter yellow
A toast to the morning sun
Spread upon the eye

Sunday, August 9, 2009

Hanmer Forest

We walk together
Path ahead is straight and true
Glad to be with you

Saturday, August 8, 2009

Fishing Village

Down by the harbour
Tourists mingle with fish folk
The tribes gathering

Friday, August 7, 2009

Oyster catcher 3

Oo, this water’s cold
I’ll just walk in the shallows
Maybe find a snack

Thursday, August 6, 2009

Luna Colony

Moon and Earth hover
Over a purple night sky
There's something wrong here

Wednesday, August 5, 2009


A Red Rose
Dewy Scarlet cloak
Hides violet blush within
Aroma fills my heart

Tuesday, August 4, 2009

NZ Beech Forest

A forest of green
And the air is crisp, still cool
A crow is cawing

Monday, August 3, 2009

Promenade Fish Market

Who will buy my fish?
From the sea to your table
Can’t get no fresher

Sunday, August 2, 2009

Our Transport

A good place to stop
We’ve been traveling for hours
Stretch and walk about

Saturday, August 1, 2009

The Puzzle Solver

Does this one go here?
It might if you push harder
No? Let’s try this one