Tuesday, 31 December 2013

December 31, 2013

Red bloom welcomes the
new year with velvet petals.
Recall this past year.

Monday, 30 December 2013

Sunday, 29 December 2013

December 29, 2013

A goal accomplished
after months of searching round.
Sister’s wedding dress.

Saturday, 28 December 2013

December 28, 2013

How could you be too
small when you’re perfect for me?
Beautiful suede shoes.

Friday, 27 December 2013

December 27, 2013

Boxing week shopping
brings crowds to Vancouver stores.
Hunting, gathering.

Thursday, 26 December 2013

Wednesday, 25 December 2013

Tuesday, 24 December 2013

December 24, 2013

Snacking on cookies
that I could give to Santa.
Hope I don’t get coal.

Monday, 23 December 2013

December 23, 2013

Rolling gingerbread
dough and cutting the shapes out.
Christmas traditions.

Sunday, 22 December 2013

December 22, 2013

The mist is floating
down the mountain to meet snow.
Green pine trees peek through.

Saturday, 21 December 2013

Friday, 20 December 2013

December 20, 2013

A surprise snow storm
grounds me at home snug and warm.
Husband shovels snow.

Thursday, 19 December 2013

Wednesday, 18 December 2013

December 18, 2013

The snow on the ground
makes it feel more like Christmas.
No need to mow lawn.

Tuesday, 17 December 2013

Monday, 16 December 2013

December 16, 2013

Nine days till Christmas
yet the grass is still so green.
A West Coast Christmas.

Sunday, 15 December 2013

Saturday, 14 December 2013

December 14, 2013

Could this haze be my
eyes or dreary winter time?
Missing summer hues.

Friday, 13 December 2013

December 13, 2013

You’re not responding
when I need you to be there.
Computer problems.

Thursday, 12 December 2013

December 12, 2013

Can’t stretch out my arm
because cat’s on my arm rest.
I’m comfortable.

Wednesday, 11 December 2013

Tuesday, 10 December 2013

December 10, 2013

Waves lapping at rocks
feed the shallow tidal pools.
I keep dry by shore.

Monday, 9 December 2013

Sunday, 8 December 2013

Saturday, 7 December 2013

December 7, 2013

Tinsel dancing in
tree reflects winter sunlight.
Soon winter solstice.

Friday, 6 December 2013

December 6, 2013

Dirty looks from cat,
I’m responsible for snow.
No white Christmas please.

Thursday, 5 December 2013

December 5, 2013

Surprise snow falling
transforms the streets to carpet.
Winter wonderland.

Wednesday, 4 December 2013

December 4, 2013

Carried home fallen
branches. Decked with old baubles.
Recycled Christmas.

Tuesday, 3 December 2013

December 3, 2013

Autumn’s late sunrise
peeking over barren trees.
Darkness of new moon.

Monday, 2 December 2013

December 2, 2013

Rosemary, blue spruce,
ribbons, ornaments make wreath.
Welcome to my home.

Sunday, 1 December 2013