Thursday, September 30, 2021

Farewell Facebook, Sleep Calls


farewell Facebook
sleep calls .... lovely posts must end
curled up like crescent moon

Kissing on a City Sidewalk


urban teenagers  

kissing on a city sidewalk  

school's out 

Red Maple Leaf


red maple leaf  
dropping from a tree 

geese fly south 

Red Maple Leaf (2)


sadly, September ends  

red maple leaf drops  

geese fly south  

* * * * * 


red maple leaf  

dropping from a tree  

September ends  

Adieu, Zinnias


adieu, zinnias  

on a moonlit night tall stem  

and blossom shadows sway 


Wednesday, September 29, 2021

Autumn Apples, Vines, Feathers


red apples  

plop on the ground  

autumn breeze  

* * * * * 

dangling vine  

first one to flaunt the reds  

gift-wraps green bush  

* * * * * 


brown and white feathers  

float in birdbath  

cat's shadow 


Garden Gift - Flowers Hold Onto Colour


garden gift -
flowers hold onto colour
perfume the air

Gray and White Stalker


gray and white stalker  

moves black heart nose close  

pink tongue licks  

Tuesday, September 28, 2021

Monday, September 27, 2021

Purple Iris in Their New Garden

purple iris  

in their new garden  

rest til spring  

* * * * * 


kiwi vines  

eighteen feet apart will  

entwine on a fence link  

* * * * * 


second coming -  

surprise discovery  

delphiniums ... again  

* * * * * 

pine cones  

roll down driveway  

crackle in chimenea  

Sunday, September 26, 2021

Memories: Hugs, Laughter, Literature



hugs ... laughter ... literature 

warms heart and mind 


Joining my bookclub over a decade ago opened many #windows of the mind and in the heart. One of the best decisions I made. 

Photo 9/25/2011 Still Life Homage for Bookclub invitation. 

Hands Are Full

  petrichor   heavy in the air   fills our hands