Monthly Archives: May 2013

SUBDUED MORNING

 Grey clouds hang over the morning Creating a midnight blue canvas Sounds of the awakening city hum Buses idle, waiting to capture first guests Tires clap on freeway pavement Early birds sweeten the chorus Towers aglow greet morning shift steps … Continue reading

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SCHIZOPHRENIA

She sits guarding the corner Hands outstretched As if holding back the walls She remembers to gaze ahead Until it is time for sabotage She has concocted the reasons Plus those responsible For her sins She is anxious to accuse … Continue reading

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SPRING SUNDOWN

Spring Sundown Whisper to me please Light breeze tell me secrets Reflections on waning solar rays Chickadee sing a lullaby Whistle through the trees Creek toads hum Through the cattail reeds Daffodils and Hyacinths  Bright with their early display Encourage … Continue reading

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HAWKS

Hawks circle overhead in the eastern sky Five are in expedition flight over the old farm land As the May sun casts the day’s final golden glory Hoping their prey are blinded in the yellow rays Two foot wing spans … Continue reading

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COMFORT

Comfort Does not second guess life Does not discard the mundane Comfort Cherishes timid self Taken down from uncertain shelfs   Comfort Does not scoff at liberty Does not seclude one’s love Comfort Caresses issues dear Supports a vision clear … Continue reading

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GRANDMOTHER LULLABYE

I share an evening lullabye With the robin on the budding maple branch With the jay settling nestlings in the walnut nest With violets and dandelions scattered over the lawn While pine boughs gently bounce in the breeze Peaceful humming … Continue reading

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