Posts Tagged ‘micropoetry’

buck

December 20, 2009

shadow upon snow ~
young buck with tiny antlers ~
silent sentience

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snow

December 13, 2009

wet winter snow ~
transformed upon my palm ~
stings my fingers

sapling

December 13, 2009


stream of icy wind ~
gossamer needles bristle ~
potted pine sapling

illumine

December 1, 2009

black tree silhouettes ~
diamond moon illumines ~
silver frosted earth

black water

December 1, 2009

night envelops day ~
heavy eyes become dreamless sleep ~
bottomless river ~
far away a dog barks ~
fading in deep black water

sylph

November 29, 2009

newborn winter sky ~
inexorable darkness ~
earth’s dream pervades ~
night sylph slips through my window ~
cool air caresses my hands

vortex

November 29, 2009

black river of night ~
perpetual forest stirs ~
vortex of dead leaves

snapdragon

November 27, 2009


breathing bright yellow ~
silken supple snapdragon ~
despite death’s whisper

floating

November 24, 2009

opening my eyes ~
forgetting, floating away ~
a river of thoughts ~
awakening once again ~
i find that i am drowning

cup

November 22, 2009

thirst for pure water ~
I am the receiving cup ~
pure receptacle ~
struggling to banish poison ~
even as I taste its sweetness