Friday, 31 July 2015

Thursday, 30 July 2015

July 30, 2015

Hot July evening,
friends gathered for drinks, burgers-
summer barbecue.

Wednesday, 29 July 2015

July 29, 2015

No need for a watch-
he wakes me, reminds me of
meals, bedtime, my cat.

Tuesday, 28 July 2015

June 28, 2015

Warm day, do I drink
tea iced or hot? Either way
suits me to a tee.

Monday, 27 July 2015

July 27, 2015

Tortured sleep, followed
by sunny morning- week could
improve after all.

Sunday, 26 July 2015

July 26, 2015

Sunny magical
weeks, weekends with clouds- we watch
The Weather Network.

Saturday, 25 July 2015

July 25, 2015

Fresh winds stir trees, nudge
wispy clouds across summer
skies- July weekend.

Friday, 24 July 2015

July 24, 2015

Summer rainfall wash
away my writer's block- don't
make me wait till fall.

Thursday, 23 July 2015

July 23, 2015

Blow off the workout,
sleep instead. Tomorrow the
workout seeks revenge.

Wednesday, 22 July 2015

July 22, 2015

Stargazer lilies
burst, hot pink and white, fragrant-
dry July burns on.

Tuesday, 21 July 2015

July 21, 2015

Fourteen years we've shared,
tuna, sleeping in, and naps-
happy birthday, cat.

Monday, 20 July 2015

Sunday, 19 July 2015

July 19, 2015

Too hot for morning
tea, I'll throw it over ice-
glass half full, not cup.

Saturday, 18 July 2015

July 18, 2015

Reproachful green eyes
meet mine, his dish is empty-
my muse mews a lot.

Friday, 17 July 2015

July 17, 2015

Everyone watches
for clouds, not sun- drought wages
war on the living.

Thursday, 16 July 2015

July 16, 2015

Sleepless night, morning
reveals tired cat, humans- he'll
catnap while we work . . .

Wednesday, 15 July 2015

July 15, 2015

Halfway around world,
have to return home for you-
decent cup of tea.

Tuesday, 14 July 2015

July 14, 2015

Awakened muscles
scream at me this morning- my
next workout looms large.

Monday, 13 July 2015

Sunday, 12 July 2015

July 12, 2015

Cat placidly drinks,
ignoring loud caws of crows-
it's Sunday morning.

Saturday, 11 July 2015

July 11, 2015

Their morning antics
annoy the sleepy cat- crows
should hold court elsewhere.

Friday, 10 July 2015

July 10, 2015

Like the dragon, Smaug,
he guards my phone like treasure-
guess I'll stay home, cat.

Thursday, 9 July 2015

July 9, 2015

Quarter of food bowl
left, could only mean one thing-
starvation for cat.

Wednesday, 8 July 2015

July 8, 2015

Contemplative stare,
quiet musings broken- Meeee-
oooow! The cat joins me.

Tuesday, 7 July 2015

July 7, 2015

Morning meows wake,
mealtime meows castigate-
bedtime he herds us.

Monday, 6 July 2015

July 6, 2015

Wretched summer cold,
sweating indoors I sleep- dreams
of Paris sustain.

Sunday, 5 July 2015

July 5, 2015

Arm around my love,
holding my kitty's paw- I
drift into dreamland.

Saturday, 4 July 2015

July 4, 2015

What alarm is this?
Chagrined cat rouses me- no
Saturday sleep in.

Friday, 3 July 2015

July 3, 2015

Meows fill the air,
morning, noon, night- newly home
cat vents vexation.

Thursday, 2 July 2015

July 2, 2015

Summer cold infests
me, Kleenexes, dirty clothes-
vacation's over.