Saturday, May 31, 2008

05.31.08


unfurled before me
it is the dream not the map
amid the contour

Friday, May 30, 2008

05.30.08


languid deep water
then fast rush through rock garden
river ever change

Thursday, May 29, 2008

05.29.08


a thing said has life
even not heard directly
it will still be felt

Wednesday, May 28, 2008

05.28.08


geese crossing river
navigating the current
with goslings between

Tuesday, May 27, 2008

05.27.08


how would i say this
cast words to form an image
and away it goes

Monday, May 26, 2008

05.26.08


unsettled i am
but knowing that all things pass
know i will settle

attain happiness
know this to be possible
i wish it for all

seasons in my life
yes it sounds like a cliche
yet still palpable

Sunday, May 25, 2008

05.25.08


it is always is
above all else it will be
hewed, shared and honoured

Saturday, May 24, 2008

05.24.08


eudaimonia
express the search in a word
and flourish we will

Friday, May 23, 2008

05.23.08


not quite hooky
when school is closed for the day
show that injury

Thursday, May 22, 2008

Wednesday, May 21, 2008

Monday, May 19, 2008

05.19.08


thought improbable
one hundred and eleven
once again in view

05.18.08


remarkable tick
tenacious and persistent
simple lust for life

Saturday, May 17, 2008

05.17.08


beautiful refuge
diversity under siege
with more edge than core

Friday, May 16, 2008

05.16.08


no wise words from me
awash in this world myself
bobbing to and fro

05.15.08


days with kids at home
tumble by no time to write
midnight for these words

Wednesday, May 14, 2008

05.14.08


buds erupt to leaf
could it be just yesterday
that they were not there

Tuesday, May 13, 2008

05.13.08


contemplate the light
clouds moving shadows shifting
out on home's front step

Monday, May 12, 2008

05.12.08


anticipation
already grass turning green
in cool gentle rain

Sunday, May 11, 2008

05.11.08


piper and her mom, the devine ex, ms. m.

[guest haiku by piper]

a mom that we love
you are always there for us
just know we love you

05.10.08


family gathering
invited to celebrate
our wonderful lives

Friday, May 9, 2008

05.09.08


now here at day's end
thinking only of dinner
no haiku to show

Thursday, May 8, 2008

Tuesday, May 6, 2008

05.06.08


busy days like this
complain about a full life
not a chance, no way!

Monday, May 5, 2008

05.05.08


ribbon take me home
asphalt, gravel, concrete, tar
and the tanks of gas

Sunday, May 4, 2008

05.04.08


at 70 mile butte
eagle alight and hawk soar
as does my spirit

Saturday, May 3, 2008

05.03.08


simply watch that breath
not so simple after all
what a precious task

Friday, May 2, 2008

05.02.08


stark asphalt landscape
sit here long enough to see
honeybee alight

Thursday, May 1, 2008