Monday, October 31, 2011


With flapping of wing
Risen from dank hellish caves
Come to rule black night

Sunday, October 30, 2011

Go Around ME

I, a sacred cow
Object of veneration
Choose to be here, now

Saturday, October 29, 2011

Audubon House 2

Come child, hold my hand
We’ll follow the red brick paths
And find a wizard

Friday, October 28, 2011

The Perfect Light

Grey clouds strafe the sky
Trees, illuminecent gold
My days spent in peace

Thursday, October 27, 2011

Untitled 3

Won’t you dance with me
We’ll trip the light fantastic
You’re on my dance card

Wednesday, October 26, 2011

Betty Harkness 1

A burst of warmth
Espied along daily walk
Stops me in my tracks

Tuesday, October 25, 2011

Pablo Picasso

Self discovery
Through his many periods
Given expression

Monday, October 24, 2011

Cloud 29

Arise as vapor
Mysterious forces play
Nothing up my sleeve

Sunday, October 23, 2011

Beside the Birches

Late afternoon sun
That time twixt summer and fall
Twilight of seasons

Saturday, October 22, 2011

Untitled 2

With gentle movement
Ribbon of light flows and curls
In hot pink spotlight

Friday, October 21, 2011

Benson & Hedges Gold

Benson & Hedges Gold.
Fluttering flower
Formed of frilly fringed folly
Fulfills fantasy

Thursday, October 20, 2011


May not seem like much
To those who glance as they pass
But it’s home to us

Wednesday, October 19, 2011

Electric Light

Tom was persistent
Had five thousand tries at this
The last attempt worked

(Thomas Edison demonstrated electric light successfully in 1879)

Tuesday, October 18, 2011

Don't You Just Love Autumn

A postcard for you
Showing our autumn travels
We wish you were here

Monday, October 17, 2011


Nervous reflection
Yet nothing is missing here
Mirrors do not lie

Sunday, October 16, 2011

Aotearoa NZ

Aotearoa. NZ
A swirl of petals
Draw me into the vortex
With my nose and eyes

Saturday, October 15, 2011

Royal Palace (Cambodia)

All prim and proper
As befits a royal home
I stopped for a look

Friday, October 14, 2011

Lobster 2

‘Tis other way round
Man is bigger than lobster
‘Cept in Sci-Fi tales

Thursday, October 13, 2011

Lead On

Adventure leads me
Further down the path and on
Around the corner

Wednesday, October 12, 2011

Fire Butterfly 1

Bold simplicity
A rainbow twisted in air
Balanced on tightrope

Tuesday, October 11, 2011

Eleanor Roosevelt

This admired woman
Fostered many endeavors
To nurture our world

Monday, October 10, 2011

Columbus Day

Just three little ships
Sail across the ocean blue
For a culture clash

♪♪ Sailing, Sailing ♪♪

Sunday, October 9, 2011

Leif Ericson Day

Going far beyond
The travels of his father
Adventure beckoned

Saturday, October 8, 2011

Poplars Tall

These golden Poplars
Swaying gently in the breeze
Give shape to the wind

Friday, October 7, 2011

Fire Butterfly

Swirling fantasy
Thin lines swoop and curlicue

Thursday, October 6, 2011

Sympathie Climber

Sympathie Climber
Goodness gracious me
How mellow yellow roses
Tender my mercies

Wednesday, October 5, 2011

Rain Cloud

Across grassy fields
Bursts a mushroom shaped downpour
I walk muddy roads

Tuesday, October 4, 2011

Storm 6

Yea, though storms my roil
And thunder over the earth
Send your welcomed rain

Monday, October 3, 2011

Follow the Path

Some leaves are still green
Others have fallen to ground
Chirping birds don’t mind

Sunday, October 2, 2011


The yellow peril
Turns back upon its own self
Devilish whirling

Saturday, October 1, 2011

Susan Devoy

After heavy rain 
Roses bloom in dim sunlight 
And birds are singing