Sunday, May 30, 2010

holiday shoulders

glistening with sweat
holiday shoulders are now
sun-kissed and glowing pink

too hot to garden,
darkness of the theater
provided relief

muster up respect
and remember the fallen~
those who took the heat

Tuesday, May 25, 2010

never pressed for time

never pressed for time
the chipmunk crosses the road
in no big hurry

me, I spin my wheels
and still don't arrive on time
I could learn from him

between a "rock" and "time"
which one is really harder,
when rubber meets road?

Thursday, May 20, 2010


flags unfurled
purple irises
salute dawn

Saturday, May 15, 2010

playing tag with the universe

today's haiku is prompted by
carry on tuesday #53

playing tag

with the universe
hey you're it!

no escape,
very exciting
to be now

lift a toast
let's celebrate the

Friday, May 14, 2010

never far

today's haiku is prompted by carry on tuesday's quote:
The road to a friend's house is never long

patterns repeating
in vast dendritic arbors
we are linked, my friend

comfortable home
distance dissolving the road
you are never far

Thursday, May 13, 2010

20% left

How appealing can you be?
let's raise the money!

ready to break ground
but needing a few more bucks
to meet the budget

Thursday, May 6, 2010

calendar niggles

carry on tuesday's prompt inspires today's back-from-the-Low-Country haiku....

back from vacation...
only the young have moments
of forgetting time?

time was meaningless
as this nearly 50 chick
frolicked on the shore

living this moment...
but in the back of my mind
calendar niggles

Sunday, May 2, 2010

this blogger has been on vacation....
we will return to regular programming shortly:-)