Sunday, May 31, 2009

no other choice

is this devotion
without a care in the world

the bird sings its song

Friday, May 29, 2009

happy to be here

just another day
ordinary in its charm
and oh so perfect

another journey
three hundred sixty-five days
dance around the sun

Monday, May 25, 2009


sand, water, my feet

dance together on the shore
perfect harmony

my haiku
washed away by waves

somehow in nature
I feel perfection expressed
and don't resist it

waves leave lines
art need not be made
yet it calls

marine blue sparkles
cross currents celebrating
a gorgeous palette

wrongness is
in the eye of the


[lou reed~ perfect day]

Wednesday, May 20, 2009

light casting shadows
on the sparkling sand beneath

a pearly white glow

space between the planks


Tuesday, May 19, 2009

pay attention now

what a difference
a week of sunshine can make

so many new greens

seasons unending
delays only imagined
progress is assured

the iris says
see my gorgeous hue?
have a sniff

Sunday, May 17, 2009

while I was driving
surely I had some haiku thoughts
but now they are gone

forces of nature

shocked awake by light
while pleading with thunderstorms
illusions shattered

Thursday, May 14, 2009

spring beauties
tender pink cups with
striped petals

shy wild oats
teased me with longing
I see you

Wednesday, May 6, 2009

a day late...

hey I just noticed

cinco de mayo passed me
no margarita

Saturday, May 2, 2009

small things
pushing up mountains

act on faith

cheerful blooms
sprinkled in the lawn

they taste sweet

stamens arch
contrast against the

bright color