Saturday, February 28, 2009

Days End 8

Painting is complete
The artist puts down her brush
I appreciate

Friday, February 27, 2009

Field of Fungi

Mushrooms like sardines
Too overpopulated?
Just life on life’s terms

Thursday, February 26, 2009

Iris

Fair frilly flower
Flaunts forth frothy finery
Freely flirts for fun

Wednesday, February 25, 2009

Franz Josef Glacier

Got the stamina
To climb this rugged glacier?
Adventure calling

Tuesday, February 24, 2009

Les Soeurs

"Les Soeurs" Collage © N. Doany 2007
My sister and I
With our love and affection
We share the journey

Monday, February 23, 2009

Another Sunset 2

Clouds obscure the sun
Muffled sound of crashing waves
Closing of the day

Sunday, February 22, 2009

Bridge over Placid Waters

By the quiet stream
Wander to oriental bridge
Between our cultures

Saturday, February 21, 2009

Aloe

Fireworks ablaze
Incendiary delight
Oohs and aahs galore

Friday, February 20, 2009

Water Water Everywhere

Cascades over cliffs
Fury of falling water
Tumbled to the sea

Thursday, February 19, 2009

Still Life in the Afternoon

"Still Life in the Afternoon"© N. Doany
In adoration
A woman is the vessel
Bringing forth new life

Wednesday, February 18, 2009

On Golden Pond

We gather at dusk
Palaver the days events
It's gossip mostly

Tuesday, February 17, 2009

Nature's Carpet

A scattered palette
Iridescent jumbled leaves
Deftly Photoshoped

Monday, February 16, 2009

Peony

Do you like my dress?
I’m ready for the gala
The belle of the ball

Sunday, February 15, 2009

Mitre Peak

Before majesty
I am humbled by nature
Epic creation

Saturday, February 14, 2009

From my Window

"From my Window" Collage © N. Doany
Parade passes by
I glance at the surging throng
Return to my work

Friday, February 13, 2009

Days End 11

Western gold rimmed clouds
A last hurrah for the day
Glowing attraction

Thursday, February 12, 2009

Jolly Boating Weather

Heave ho, me mateys
It’s a punting we will go
Raise Jolly Roger

Wednesday, February 11, 2009

Camellia

Rosy cup of love
I drink to thine eyes only
May your days be kind

Tuesday, February 10, 2009

Milford Storm

The fishing village
Snuggled against misty mountain
Shelter from the wind

Monday, February 9, 2009

Butterfly Kisses

"Butterfly Kisses"© N. Doany
Alabaster sleep
Floating above marbled sea
Butterfly propelled

Sunday, February 8, 2009

Harmony Rose

HAPPY 91st MOM
This dew-kissed blossom
Shows the flowering of life
From bud to my love

Saturday, February 7, 2009

Room with a View

Window to the sky
Cirrus clouds give some texture
To a clear blue day

Friday, February 6, 2009

Daisy Pair

Blue eyes wink at me
She loves me, she loves me not
I love you always

Thursday, February 5, 2009

After the Rain

Water falls from cliffs
Splashing over rocky crags
The bay welcomes all

Wednesday, February 4, 2009

The Napping Muse

"The Napping Muse" Paper and Acrylics Collage © N. Doany
Languid meander
Around palatial cottage
This gracious ennui

Tuesday, February 3, 2009

And Another Sunset

Fury of the skies
Enter the hallowed ev’ning
Break from realm of day

Monday, February 2, 2009

Train Number

Old number eighteen
Good identification
If you’re keeping lists

Sunday, February 1, 2009

Lily

Blush upon the cheek
Morning dew gilds this lily
Anthurium anthem