Archive for the ‘Nature’ Tag

The Kindness of Ferns   2 comments

Sword Fern in late fall

Their sheltering wings

curved at the feet of

bare-headed trees

Holding Fast   2 comments

 orange-leaf-in-blue-sky

Even the smallest
pathways can carry us to
kindness

Bridging the Marshlands   8 comments

 

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My slatted path bends left, leans right, falls true, goes wrong, gets tossed by gales and feathers and hugs —  a crazy, crooked, imperfect line, like aimless ivy with nodding leaves, its moving target?  Emphatically me.

 

A Single Leaf   5 comments

 

In the November
blue, the gleam of every bare
twig and lonely leaf

 

Posted November 17, 2019 by pjsisson in Uncategorized

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Rejoice!   13 comments

 Newborn mushroom

Crowned with fir and forest floor

Baptized in birdsong

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Our Hike to Pigeon Butte   6 comments

From all directions
crickets and geese drop songs on
the two-track path

 

In the gold of evening   8 comments

 

pelicans
guiding the night across
droplets of gold