Friday, 31 August 2012

Thursday, 30 August 2012

August 30, 2012


Fawns crossing the street
gingerly, after their mom.
Each day they grow more.

Wednesday, 29 August 2012

August 29, 2012


Sweet strawberries from
the garden, warmed by the sun.
Hoping for more soon.

Tuesday, 28 August 2012

August 28, 2012


Pink and orange clouds
on the horizon, daybreak.
The ocean reflects.

Monday, 27 August 2012

Sunday, 26 August 2012

August 26, 2012


Watching the washer
spin around with suds, water.
It’s monotonous.

Saturday, 25 August 2012

August 25, 2012


Crows on the beach call
out to crows in high treetops.
In bush small birds hide.

Friday, 24 August 2012

Thursday, 23 August 2012

August 23, 2012


Winds blow off the sea
bringing new smells and fun for
birds, seagulls and crows.

Wednesday, 22 August 2012

August 22, 2012


Swallows dart from hedge
to air with loud bursts of songs.
I wonder at them.

Tuesday, 21 August 2012

Monday, 20 August 2012

August 20, 2012


Late blooming lady
slipper orchid, green, purple.
A gift from nature.

Sunday, 19 August 2012

August 19, 2012


Seal glides by heron
while baby otters swim with
their mother in sea.

Saturday, 18 August 2012

August 18, 2012


A bright sunny day
blighted by clouds and cold wind.
It’s not a beach day.

Friday, 17 August 2012

Thursday, 16 August 2012

August 16, 2012


Cat with paw outstretched
cleans between his toes, back, tail.
Then he stares at me.

Wednesday, 15 August 2012

Tuesday, 14 August 2012

August 14, 2012


Triplet fawns growing
by the week, learning from mom.
Big eyes, big ears, spots.

Monday, 13 August 2012

August 13, 2012


First blackberries, tart,
not sweet enough yet. I have
berry eagerness.

Sunday, 12 August 2012

August 12, 2012


Doe with spotted twins
steps forward to shield them. But
I mean you no harm.

Saturday, 11 August 2012

August 11, 2012


Seagull sits on top
of chimney squawking loudly.
Is it his grand house?

Friday, 10 August 2012

Thursday, 9 August 2012

August 9, 2012


My love for you has
grown deeper over the years.
You are my true love.

Wednesday, 8 August 2012

August 8, 2012


Heron and crow watch
the grey skies, grey water, waves.
The rain falls on us.

Tuesday, 7 August 2012

Monday, 6 August 2012

August 6, 2012


Mother duck, with her
ducklings all in a row fast
to follow downstream.

Sunday, 5 August 2012

August 5, 2012


Pack of three wolves howl
together, as one. First one,
then all, then none. Peace.

Saturday, 4 August 2012

Friday, 3 August 2012

Thursday, 2 August 2012

August 2, 2012


Canada geese glide
like swans over the calm sea.
Crows nearby observe.

Wednesday, 1 August 2012

August 1, 2012


First dragonfly of
the season flits by me quick.
Bright glimmering blue.