Wednesday, March 31, 2010

Ducklings 12

It’s time for a nap
To dream of lily pads, frogs
And good things to eat

Tuesday, March 30, 2010

Christchurch Cathedral*

Mighty edifice
Of masons and carpenters
Work of hands, minds, hearts

Monday, March 29, 2010

Reflection 2

Walk by still waters
A loon calls from other shore
Breaking the silence
Hear the wail of a loon

Sunday, March 28, 2010

Iris *

The Iris (10)
Exuberant life
Performs a delightful dance
Right before my eyes

Saturday, March 27, 2010

Equalization 19

European flair
Coffee amid the columns
Intimate expanse

Friday, March 26, 2010

Daffodils 11

Hear the symphony
So many trumpets calling
We all have our voice

Thursday, March 25, 2010

Bridge across the Avon*

On our ev’ning stroll
We cross the bridge ‘neath bright lights
Romance in the air

Wednesday, March 24, 2010

Horses 1*

The care and feeding
Of extended family
Nurturing our tribe

Tuesday, March 23, 2010

33 Iris*

The Iris (25)
Your regal highness
I bow before your beauty
Elegant presence

Monday, March 22, 2010

Equalization 17

Torn bits of paper
Assembled as blue landscape
Natural collage

Sunday, March 21, 2010

Daffodils 15

Hearken unto me
All you seekers of beauty
Find your pleasure here

Saturday, March 20, 2010

Spring Equinox*

On this day, come to
Chichen Itza pyramid
To see snake descend

Friday, March 19, 2010

Cloud 9

March over the gulf
Parade of masculine clouds
Soft feminine rain

Thursday, March 18, 2010

Sibirica 2*

The Iris (13)
With gay abandon
You embrace the day with flair
I have not your style

Wednesday, March 17, 2010

St. Patrick's Day*

From shamrocks to hearts
Everything is green today
Erin Go Bragh, all

Tuesday, March 16, 2010

Banff National Park 2*

I lift up my eyes
To see shrouded mountain peak
I’ll sleep well tonight

Monday, March 15, 2010

Peacock Fountain*

Blue fantasy fish
Decorate Peacock fountain
Fish out of water

Sunday, March 14, 2010

Cove 4*

This working harbour
Filled with visiting tourists
The catch of the day

Saturday, March 13, 2010

Sibirica*

The Iris (6)
Oh, you amaze me
All your intricate pleasures
I want to be you

Friday, March 12, 2010

Equalization 15

Metal wrought fences
As fancy as they may be
Will rust and decay

Thursday, March 11, 2010

Lake Louise 3*

In the four quadrants
Placid water, land and sky
Calm a restless soul

Wednesday, March 10, 2010

Port Lyttleton*

A long time ago
Pilgrim's Rock was at the shore
Ebbed by human tide

Tuesday, March 9, 2010

Sunset 2

Closing of the day
Dishes done, we sit outside
Watch evening’s theater

Monday, March 8, 2010

Iris 29

The Iris (29)
Bursting forth with love
Naked desire for sex
Nothing is held back

Rosea*

Bursting forth with love
Naked desire for sex
No thing is held back

Sunday, March 7, 2010

Equalization 14

Rex is the master
Intense control of the flock
The sheep are, well, sheep

Saturday, March 6, 2010

Banff Springs Hotel 4*

Peaks on the hotel
As crusty as the mountains
Let’s climb the hotel

Friday, March 5, 2010

Bridge over the Avon 2*

After all these years
I’ve walked this bridge since a child
Strumming with a stick

Thursday, March 4, 2010

Mushrooms 1*

Button in the grass
Not sure if it’s edible
But maybe you do

Wednesday, March 3, 2010

Rosea*

The Iris (15)
Graceful curlicue
Will attract my roving eye
And the passing bee

Tuesday, March 2, 2010

Equalization 13

Birds of a feather
Meeting will come to order
You. Sir, have the dock

Monday, March 1, 2010

Banff National Park 14*

Turreted castle
Upthrusted ancient sea beds
Fortress in the sky