Monday, September 30, 2013

eclipsed


jungle darkness
 daylight stored in sparkling gems
baobab  festooned


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Friday, September 27, 2013

tan renga


green leaves turn orange
amid the colors we see
cold raindrops falling       (JzB)

changing clime of summer's passing
a message in the cool rain 


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Thursday, September 26, 2013

connected


aboriginal art depicting family life

in the center she stands
rings of family and friends
 ever-widening


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Wednesday, September 25, 2013

goose


by the shallow pond
reflection drawing northern fowl
a warm sun shimmers 


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Tuesday, September 24, 2013



Rockport, Ma. is a granite wonderland.....Quarries in the area were worked for many years by Nordic immigrants....


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Monday, September 23, 2013

bundling


conveying straw bales
beasts of burden backs bent
crop of construction


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Sunday, September 22, 2013

.......

                                                                          Weeping Willow II,  Claude Monet

rustling in the wind
 lets loose her autumn grip
her fronds gone to ground


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Saturday, September 21, 2013

tonbo



family planning
with heart-shaped presentation
to safeguard the future

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Friday, September 20, 2013

Thursday, September 19, 2013

nowaki

                                                                                              stock photo

windy plains of wheat
 parted amber waves of grain
our daily bread

     


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Wednesday, September 18, 2013

.....

                               by Daryl V. Storrs


moonlit fields aglow
listening for my father's song
shine on, harvest moon

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on the rocks



linked to waterworldwednesday

Monday, September 16, 2013

Sunday, September 15, 2013

disolved



her hateful stares
 his corpse floats down the river
another victim burns

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Saturday, September 14, 2013

uncertainty


wilted by his look
shoulders hunch and feet just drag
falling to her knees

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Loon Tune


as the mist descends
mournful cries pierce the gloaming
 calling for his mate

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Friday, September 13, 2013

Thursday, September 12, 2013

tropic frolic


sun-soaked breezes
caressing silky plumes 
passion in paradise

[I took this photo in Bermuda....]
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Monday, September 9, 2013

the fall



 under the tree
the earth trembles at each leaf fall
autumn vibration

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Sunday, September 8, 2013

special



as I gaze skyward
the dark clouds move apart
 releasing the moon


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Friday, September 6, 2013

o-bon...


nonno and nonna
please visit me today
my altar awaits

and when you come
bring mom, dad, and Grace 
the table is set


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tan renga

                                                                    The Kiss by Gustav Klimt

at sunrise -
no words between lovers
just a kiss(c) Wabi Sabi (8/24 2013)


 morning light bathes the passion 
reflected in their eyes

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Thursday, September 5, 2013



celestial lantern
autumn moon suspended
dimming city streets

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Tuesday, September 3, 2013

Monday, September 2, 2013

frog song


outside my window
a lullaby sung
coqui concerto


[The tiny coqui frog, ubiquitous in Puerto Rico, his name is the sound he makes - all night long!]

linked to carpe diem special

Sunday, September 1, 2013

....


whispering coolness
subtle change of atmosphere
 the universe shifts

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seated man


his mind knows no bounds
 seeing myriad reflections 
a chair for a ship


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