Tuesday, May 31, 2011

Adventure Capital 1

Approaching lift off
We’re trying to catch the wind
Skillful maneuvers

Monday, May 30, 2011

Memorial Day*

We pause, remember
For all the valiant souls
Who defend freedom

Sunday, May 29, 2011

Saturday, May 28, 2011

Petronas Towers

Asian emergence
We’ll build it pagoda like
Tallest for a while

Friday, May 27, 2011

A School of People

Herding the humans
Sting rays are quite skilled at it
Corral on the boat

Thursday, May 26, 2011

Queenstown 7

Pleasure craft await
The whims of fickle people
Landlubbers for now

Wednesday, May 25, 2011

Daffodil 5

Geyser of red flame
Erupts from the yellow earth
Volcanic display

Tuesday, May 24, 2011

Bob Dylan*

Mr. Tambourine man
This jingle, jangle morning
I'll come followin'


Monday, May 23, 2011

Church Window

Crude graffitied walls
Light from symbolized window
Humble expressions

Sunday, May 22, 2011

Cloud 25

Fire in the sky
Chemistry set exploding
Spewing down water

Saturday, May 21, 2011

Queenstown Waterfront

Shall we take a break
Come sit down, here beside me
Home is where we are

Friday, May 20, 2011

Ducklings

Something attractive
Seven facing the same way
Must be their mother

Thursday, May 19, 2011

Abraham Darby 1

Dew upon petals
Is not absorbed but runs off
On its merry way

Wednesday, May 18, 2011

Mount St. Helens Erupted*

Not that long ago
The peaceful mountain shuddered
We observed in awe


Tuesday, May 17, 2011

Cove 12

Glacial stone remnants
Strewn over the scoured land
Life clings to the rocks

Monday, May 16, 2011

Queenstown 6

At placid lakeside
Troubles are far away
At least for myself

Sunday, May 15, 2011

Daffodils 6

The throng has gathered
For important announcement
Hearken to the news

Saturday, May 14, 2011

Softly, Softly

Softly softly.
Dusky, subtle hues
A mature blend of colour
Aroma to match

Friday, May 13, 2011

Cambodian Living Arts

It seems like acting
But shows the daily struggle
Theatrically

Thursday, May 12, 2011

Sunrise 8

Cloud underbellies
Alit by the rising sun
Our morning theatre

Wednesday, May 11, 2011

Queenstown from Skyline

Come, let us fly high
On tethered chairs getaway
We’ll embrace the sky

Tuesday, May 10, 2011

Ducklings 4

Children, come closer
Here is something good to eat
Be watchful for more

Monday, May 9, 2011

Baldwin St Dunedin 1

The tilt of the earth
Applies not here nor elsewhere
When I tilt as well

Sunday, May 8, 2011

Mother's Day*

Nurturing parent
Wisdom from experience
Tender memories


Saturday, May 7, 2011

Reflection 5

As above, below
Serene, we gaze hand in hand
Side by side in peace

Friday, May 6, 2011

Queenstown Vista

In the garden a
Community was planted
To thrive and blossom

Thursday, May 5, 2011

Cinco De Mayo*

Coloured sombreros
Trumpet and guitar music
Joyous festival


Wednesday, May 4, 2011

St Josephs Cathedral 2

Tilt your point of view
What once seemed ordinary
Now convoluted

Tuesday, May 3, 2011

National Teacher Day*

Appreciation
An apple for my teacher
Keeps doctor away


Monday, May 2, 2011

Trompe L'oeil

Magritte like vision
Fa├žade is blowing away
Thanks for the thumbtacks

Sunday, May 1, 2011

May Day*

Those April showers
Which darkened so many hours
Have brought May flowers