Thursday, February 28, 2013

Wattle

Wattle
Yellow like the sun
Bursting with pleasure
Exuberance

Wednesday, February 27, 2013

Banff Springs 3

Glaciers came and left
Scoured these sharp edged mountains
Shaped this valley

Tuesday, February 26, 2013

Temple Kampong Cham

Pinnacle to heaven
Terrors of the earth
I’m somewhere in between

Monday, February 25, 2013

Storm 9

From out in the Gulf
Comes a furious torment
Hope visit is brief

Sunday, February 24, 2013

Yosemite 35

1 (35)
Across the road
Lies inviting woods
Leaves crunch under foot

Saturday, February 23, 2013

Pink Poppy

The Pink Poppy
Lights
I am ready
For my close up
Camera, action

Friday, February 22, 2013

Washington *

Out, from the mist of time
Hero to some
Vile enemy to others

Thursday, February 21, 2013

Chinese Buddha - Wat Ream

Ah, lotus blossom
You have a mind of your own
I can smile with that

Wednesday, February 20, 2013

Palms 1

Feather duster palms
Silhouettes against the sky
The soft fading sky

Tuesday, February 19, 2013

Yosemite 30

1 (30)
Through splendid woods
Meanders placid stream
A doe raises her head

Monday, February 18, 2013

Pride of Madera

Pride of Madera
Troops are marching
Over the verdant hill
In full regalia

Sunday, February 17, 2013

Lake Louise Cabin

Up on the hillside
We built our sturdy cabin
For hearth and comfort

Saturday, February 16, 2013

Naga World Casino

Palace of desire
To change one’s fortune
For better or worse

Friday, February 15, 2013

Horses 4

Our camp in the woods
Walking in soft summer light
Smell fragrant wood smoke

Thursday, February 14, 2013

Valentines

The heart is not a card
Nor flowers nor chocolates
Yet, they express

Wednesday, February 13, 2013

Osteospermum Ecklonis

Osteospermum Ecklonis
The audience
Has arrived
They are the show

Tuesday, February 12, 2013

Lincoln *

The myth and the fact
Log cabin to White House
And the rails split between

Monday, February 11, 2013

Boy and his Buffalo

The green fields of home
Among the fields of rice
Not barley

Sunday, February 10, 2013

Chinese New Year *

Snaking through the days
Tongue in and out
For heaven’s scent

Saturday, February 9, 2013

Yosemite 29

1 (29)
Bare shoulder
With a sash of green firs
I take it for granite

Friday, February 8, 2013

Mom's 95th Birthday

After all these years
Spry and vibrant
95, but who’s counting

Thursday, February 7, 2013

Mountains 2

Yon misty mountains
This frozen earth and snowfall
Stark shape and coldness

Wednesday, February 6, 2013

Fly Emirates

I have wings
A roof, an umbrella
I have imagination

Tuesday, February 5, 2013

Cloud 41

I have traveled far
And pause at end of day
Watching fade of light

Monday, February 4, 2013

Yosemite 17

1 (17)
Cliff’s light and shadow
Haze of warm afternoon
I yawn

Sunday, February 3, 2013

Meconopsis

Meconopsis
Blue hooded monks
Gather together
Headed for vespers

Saturday, February 2, 2013

Groundhog Day *

Pop from your hole
Run away from your shadow
Thanks a lot

Friday, February 1, 2013

Hoy Ning

V for awareness
Ladybug fingernails
A balloon for your thoughts