His self-absorbed complacence was pierced by the whack of the slamming door. The swish of her departure created a backdraft, as the loose-swinging portal was flung back on its own hinges into the… Continue reading
Patchwork Garden My garden grows with little help from me, Displaying twenty shades of verdant hue, In awe, I bow to beauty, simplicity, That a “Kiss of the Sun” can do. The daffodils… Continue reading
Sharply cold, his foot pads on the grass, He scurries frantically to beat the crowd, They, the better vantage point from which to spy and seize the trinkets locked inside. But he with… Continue reading
Tinkling wind chimes beat the rhythm of the breeze, Tempo sets for cardinal calls and woodpecker rat-a-tats. Delicate doves swoop in tandem, gathering fallen seeds, Wings aflutter and cooing their ‘mourning’ song. Canada… Continue reading
Brightly colored, named and set aside, For Easter bunny pranks and searching fun, Each year the giggling chorus starts outside, Cacophony of happiness, boys undone. I spy with my sharp eye an aqua… Continue reading
Velvet moss-cushion, ‘Tween reed grass and lagoon spray, Rocky Egret shores.
Launch each day anew, Treasure true precious moments, Manna from heaven.
Rat-a-tat-tat-tat Red-headed woodpecker drums Spring’s percussive pace.
Window box sun rays, Diffract, reflect, predict Hope, Life for the taking.