Friday, July 31, 2009

Burma Star 9

Burma Star
Soft as baby’s breath
Glowing peach entrance my eye
I’m in love with you

Thursday, July 30, 2009

Forest Stroll

Beyond white birches
I chance upon a meadow
Site for our picnic

Wednesday, July 29, 2009

Fleet at Home

Ships lie at anchor
For fishing or passengers
Each have daily catch

Tuesday, July 28, 2009

Seals 7

Would you stroke my chin?
It’s such a hard place to reach
There, that’s better, thanks

Monday, July 27, 2009

Carnival Time

Illuminations
Fill skies with sound and fury
For a few moments

Sunday, July 26, 2009

Alexander 7

Alexander. (7)
Light among the leaves
Appealing to gathering bees
Nectar from Mother

Saturday, July 25, 2009

Larch Forest

Afternoon in woods
Appreciate the silence
A deer is grazing

Friday, July 24, 2009

Wind Surfers

Sail across the bay
Wind at my back, sea underfoot
Athletes on the boards

Thursday, July 23, 2009

Seal Pup 9

Adventure begins
For me, everything is new
My world to explore

Wednesday, July 22, 2009

On the Move

My shiny new car
Ought to impress the ladies
It impresses me

Tuesday, July 21, 2009

Golden Wedding 3

Yellow as butter
Dew flecked petals opening
Homage to the sun

Monday, July 20, 2009

Giant Step

Forty years ago
Some men set foot on the Moon
On Earth, mankind thrilled

Sunday, July 19, 2009

Waterfront Promenade

Go through Sai Kung Gate
Raise your arms, honour the fates
Heaven will not wait

Saturday, July 18, 2009

Godwits in Flight

From Yukon Delta
Flew non-stop to New Zealand
No big thing for us
For the story of their flight use this link:

Friday, July 17, 2009

A Few of the Backyard Locals

Hey! Make room for me
Table is set for dinner
What’ll we eat, sand?

Thursday, July 16, 2009

City of Auckland 1

City of Auckland. (1)
Frilly peach bloomer
Demure in soft morning light
You attract my nose

Wednesday, July 15, 2009

Riverside Walk

As we turn the bend
We spy the river ahead
Hear the swift waters

Tuesday, July 14, 2009

Fishing Boats

Sampans line the pier
Motorized competition
Non-traditional

Monday, July 13, 2009

Seals 5

My flippers are wings
When I am under the seas
Legs when on the land

Sunday, July 12, 2009

The Fish Market

Fresh fish, glassy eyed
Not for sport, but trapped in nets
Caught by bigger fish

Saturday, July 11, 2009

Candella 1

No blushing bride I
Marriage blessed in a garden
You may throw the rice

Friday, July 10, 2009

Glimpse Upward

Gaze up to the sky
In the cathedral of trees
Hear the bird choir

Thursday, July 9, 2009

Kite Surfers

Fly high in the sky
Catch the wind, soar the heavens
And take me with you

Wednesday, July 8, 2009

Cape Farewell

Barbed wire fences
Meant to protect or hinder?
Travel with my eyes

Tuesday, July 7, 2009

On a Wall in Southern Alberta

Cowboys and jockeys
Cowboys seem to be winning
Race to the saloon

Monday, July 6, 2009

Burma Star 6

Burma Star
I offer myself
My sisters will arrive soon
Darling buds of May

Sunday, July 5, 2009

NZ Beech Forest

In the cool forest
I will wander for hours
Curiosity

Saturday, July 4, 2009

Dragon Boats at Rest

Now, we lie empty
Ready for any challenge
Ready for a race

Friday, July 3, 2009

Seal Pup 2

I can’t find my mum
It’s not easy being me
Oh, where can you be?

Thursday, July 2, 2009

Let There Be Stairs

Down the up staircase
Though it’s a maze to look at
One step at a time

Wednesday, July 1, 2009

Alexander 6

A cup of a rose
Frilled and illumined for eyes
Aroma for nose