bright

April 2, 2011


spring wind bright and cold ~
earth’s abrupt awakening ~
sudden blue flower

Daffodils

March 20, 2011



green and yellow silk ~
awakening earth’s ashes ~
daffodils reborn

thin ice

March 3, 2011

cracking thin ice steps ~
earth child’s fiery soul stirs ~
winter’s facade breaks

pearl

March 3, 2011

beneath pearl blue sky ~
melting snow falls from tree limbs ~
winter slips away

river

February 18, 2011


trickling water ~
snow evanesces to stream ~
river of winter

spring wind

February 18, 2011


fragrant melting snow~
sunshine kisses a pine tree ~
spring wind whispers

waking

February 18, 2011


soggy grass sponge ~
upon leaving my footstep ~
waking earth exhales

puddle

February 18, 2011


fallen pine needle ~
washes away with winter ~
puddle of mud

paint

February 17, 2011

maple’s midnight blood ~
black poured into a shadow ~
painted on white snow

ghost

February 13, 2011


flower’s ghost whispers~
dreaming of a faraway sun~
sowing winter’s seed