Archive for the ‘Nature’ Tag

Foamflower   Leave a comment

 

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Floating like crystals
with airy wings, forest foam
on emerald sea

 

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Gold Horizon   1 comment

wild grass at sunset

Sun-drop
Wild shadows racing
to meet the night

Reinventing Yourself   2 comments

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Is it time to split your seams, step out of your skin
pump bold blood into fragile fresh wings?
This, the season of zest and song, could be your moment
for courageous pause, to unzip hard coats
that pinch your soul
and soar beyond thin rootbound worlds.

 

 

Threshold   1 comment

 

OSU pillars and walkway

 

Fragrance of rain-bruised azaleas on this side, a row of ripening elms beyond.

A petal drops, the hardy elms wave.  Do I hesitate & wait, it’s still not late, or

hasten through the unkept gate before my boots turn to stone

while I drowse in cozy comfort of what I think I know?

Where’s the gatekeeper? Who will be my ferryman?

Even when stuck on this cusp, I know, of course, they are me.

Spring   6 comments

Star flower on the forest floor
After
befriending the night,
stars at my feet

in the groove   4 comments

free-style fir needle
points the way, in groove
with clean drops of dew

 

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Drops and Blooms   6 comments

 

Japanese Maple in April

 

Blossoms of raindrops
after fresh rain of blossoms
maples in April