Archive for the ‘Mountains’ Tag

Things of the World   5 comments

sting of the black flies
rise of an old volcano
achingly blue

Cry of the Raven   3 comments


lost in loss
watching the high mountain lake
brighten and dim


Atop Marys Peak   6 comments

tapping into the
distant past, eruptions
of glowing lilies


Breathing   4 comments


rising and falling

slow-flowing waves of Earth, and

golden way of Sun

Spring in the Willamette Valley   6 comments


Around the mountain
Spring light pours down
White, green, and blue


Loss   4 comments

red fog
of burning memories
this heartbreaking sky

Waking the Heart for Another Day   4 comments

An ocean of fog
Soft, after yesterday’s grit
Blue mountains floating

Contemplating the Comet   4 comments


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From rising darkness
faintly earthward
a feather of light


Summer Wilderness   3 comments



Fog-drenched morning
Mountain blossoms
like little day-stars


In the Oregon Blues   3 comments

A lake awakens
Minnows and mountains and clouds
Stillness in motion


Anthony Lake in early morning

Anthony Lake in the Blue Mountains of Oregon