Sunday, May 31, 2009

Daffodils 16

Rise on sturdy stalks
Greet the day as it is
Shine neath overcast

Saturday, May 30, 2009

Crayfish For Sale

Spiny crustaceans
Vie for a place in the tank
Take him, don’t take me

Friday, May 29, 2009

Oyster Catcher 1

Have you seen my watch?
I know I put it somewhere
When’s the next low tide?

Thursday, May 28, 2009

Cool Clear Water

Splash into the gorge
Cold water from the mountain
Clean enough to drink

Wednesday, May 27, 2009

Crambe Cordifolia

Petals stretch open
Naked expression, freedom
To reveal the soul

Tuesday, May 26, 2009

Ducklings 2

This is good to eat
Don’t eat that, it tastes very bad
Your tummy will ache

Monday, May 25, 2009

Bay Side Apartments

Apartments on hills
Spaced like boats in the harbour
Marina on land

Sunday, May 24, 2009

Seal Pup 5

I am what I am
I have everything I need
Just that and no more

Saturday, May 23, 2009

Velvet Water

Swift flowing river
Mist moistens the rocks and woods
Falling water sings

Friday, May 22, 2009

Iris 4

Pthhht, it serves you trite
I stick my tongue out at you
Then whirl off the stage

Thursday, May 21, 2009

Daffodil

Friends, give me your eyes
I come not to rebuke you
But to bless your days

Wednesday, May 20, 2009

Fish Vendors

Crayfish and lobsters
And some fish for the table
Few favorite things
With apologies to Oscar Hammerstein II

Tuesday, May 19, 2009

Seals 1

My skin scrubbed with sand
It’s not easy being us
We fend for ourselves

Monday, May 18, 2009

Hollyhocks

Blaring red trumpets
Call attention to beauty
Life so abundant

Sunday, May 17, 2009

Iris 3

Come, I invite you
Enter into my domain
Feed on my nectar

Saturday, May 16, 2009

Bunch of Fluffys

Ooof, don’t shove so hard
Why am I always sandwiched?
The way we are spread

Friday, May 15, 2009

Clutter of Boats

Amalgamation
Of fishing and tourism
The bustling harbour

Thursday, May 14, 2009

Our Transport

We came from afar
To walk upon dunes of sand
What were we thinking?

Wednesday, May 13, 2009

The Picket Line

We are good neighbors
‘Cause we keep up our fences
Mind our own business

Tuesday, May 12, 2009

Iris 2

Delicate white doves
Prepare for ev’ning ballet
Flying pirouettes

Monday, May 11, 2009

Daffodils

Look on the flowers
Solomon in his glory
Was not arrayed thus

Sunday, May 10, 2009

Kite Surfer

Over the river
To grandmother’s house I go
Splashing all the way

Saturday, May 9, 2009

Godwits

Gather together
Plan our next adventure
Around Pacific

Friday, May 8, 2009

Bridget Through the Rain

The world, my oyster
If I wanted an oyster
I’ll take adventure

Thursday, May 7, 2009

Iris 1

Birds of a petal
Soar over my garden green
A summer air show

Wednesday, May 6, 2009

Ducklings 14

Hello, young ducklings
Come, come, gather together
Camp Ducky welcome

Tuesday, May 5, 2009

Pair of Junks

A junk is a junk
Is a junk, by any name
It would be the same

Monday, May 4, 2009

Seals 8

Wisdom comes with age
Or not. But usually
When least expected

Sunday, May 3, 2009

Sheep’s Back

Seen one, seen them all
No, I am unique, like you
That’s me on the left

Saturday, May 2, 2009

Tulip 3

Infused light show
Colour filled flowers arrayed
Light unto mine eyes

Friday, May 1, 2009

Daffodils

Three nuns in prayer
In sunlight of the spirit
Bless our daily bread