Sunday, February 28, 2010

Worcester Boulevard*

The square deserted
Pretty much left for the birds
Before crowds gather

Saturday, February 27, 2010

Race 7*

They’re off! Bow and bow
My bet is on number three
Move yer bloomin’ arse

Friday, February 26, 2010

Holden Clough*

The Iris (30)
I pause to wonder
Why there is such beauty
The senses know why

Thursday, February 25, 2010

Equalization 12

On dark moonless nights
Come the eerie floating wraiths
From the dark abyss

Wednesday, February 24, 2010

Lake Louise 11*

We see what we see
Look in awe of the splendor
Explain it to us

Tuesday, February 23, 2010

Robert Falcon Scott *

Ever resourceful
In the race to the South Pole
Missed it by this much

Monday, February 22, 2010

Cloud 12

Phantasms of night
Swirl around the vapored sky
Amuse watching trees

Sunday, February 21, 2010

Iris yellow*

The Iris (17)
With upraised eyebrows
You survey the passing scene
Theatre for the eyes

Saturday, February 20, 2010

Equalization 10

From another age
Ship set to sail open seas
Ferry me back home

Friday, February 19, 2010

Banff Springs Hotel 3

Knew we were coming
Fit for a royal entrance
What would you expect?

Thursday, February 18, 2010

Down the Avenue

I would not trod here
This avenue of crocus
Amid daffodils

Wednesday, February 17, 2010

Lobster 1*

Lobster monument
Once trash food now it’s gourmet
Coastal industry

Tuesday, February 16, 2010

Iris*

The Iris (19)
In your ruffled dress
You can dance the night away
Grace the garden floor

Monday, February 15, 2010

Equalization 9

Like an old tintype
As if from another time
Memory of now

Sunday, February 14, 2010

Valentines 2010*

A bye gone era
Evokes sentiments still held
Feelings said today

Saturday, February 13, 2010

City Tram 3*

Hear the trembling trams
The clamor of city streets
Feels like home to me

Friday, February 12, 2010

Rainbow 3*

Arc across the sky
Segment of the great circle
Of which I am part

Thursday, February 11, 2010

Blue Iris*

The Iris (11)
Beautiful wardrobe
Delicate purple raiment
You look radiant

Wednesday, February 10, 2010

Equalization 7

Looking back with love
By the mountains is my home
Sun shines on the peaks

Tuesday, February 9, 2010

Banff National Park 11*

These rugged mountains
Bespeak the might of nature
I walk quiet paths

Monday, February 8, 2010

Happy Birthday Mom

Anniversary
Mother, for Ninety-two years
You have graced our world

Sunday, February 7, 2010

Feather Duster 1*

Stretching to the sun
Breaking free from undergrowth
Takes courage and verve

Saturday, February 6, 2010

Iris 3*

The Iris (9)
Attention ladies
Look your best for our dear guests
Be prim and proper

Friday, February 5, 2010

Equalization 5

Our daily daisies
In shades of mauve and eggshell
Cinco de fractal

Thursday, February 4, 2010

Bow River*

Broad river is calm
Coloured from glacial flour
Not the kind for cakes

Wednesday, February 3, 2010

The Press*

Here, the mighty press
Pronounces the words to know
Read all about it

Tuesday, February 2, 2010

Groundhog Day*

If Candlemas fair
The groundhog may stay about
If not, winter on

Monday, February 1, 2010

Iris 2*

The Iris (5)
These demure ladies
Fanning themselves in the heat
To avoid moist skin