Monday, 31 August 2015

August 31, 2015

Last of the month, cat
sleeps away the morning- grey
skies mean closed green eyes.

Sunday, 30 August 2015

August 30, 2015

Chilled morning, wet roads,
clouds, autumn premonition-
close eyes, eat peaches.

Saturday, 29 August 2015

August 29, 2015

End of the month and
rainstorms rage, previews of fall-
goodbye summer sun.

Friday, 28 August 2015

August 28, 2015

Potted Bearss lime tree
drops its leaves in despair- my
care or nearing fall?

Thursday, 27 August 2015

Wednesday, 26 August 2015

August 26, 2015

Kitchen table's full,
juicy fruit to share- enjoy
summer while it lasts.

Tuesday, 25 August 2015

August 25, 2015

I bite into ripe
flesh, taste its summer sweetness-
August nectarines.

Monday, 24 August 2015

August 24, 2015

I lost my pillow,
to someone with four paws- no
heart to take it back.

Sunday, 23 August 2015

August 23, 2015

Last week of August,
autumn approaches too quick-
jeans eagerly wait.

Saturday, 22 August 2015

August 22, 2015

Like emeralds in
the summer sun, his eyes shine-
he still has cat breath.

Friday, 21 August 2015

August 21, 2015

Lap, lap, lap, lap, no,
not the sea, it's me, drinking
from the toilet. Cat!

Thursday, 20 August 2015

Wednesday, 19 August 2015

August 19, 2015

Hot summer night kept
me awake, bleary eyed I
grasp for words- haiku.

Tuesday, 18 August 2015

August 18, 2015

Persian carpet, patch
of sun, magnet for cat- sleep
away the morning.

Monday, 17 August 2015

August 17, 2015

Clear skies, hot sun, calm
day, my fur coat is hot- cat
snoozes in the shade.

Sunday, 16 August 2015

Saturday, 15 August 2015

August 15, 2015

The kettle has stopped,
which tea will start my day right-
my first decision.

Friday, 14 August 2015

August 14, 2015

Dramatic clouds cloak
the summer sun- three crows caw
gleefully in gloom.

Thursday, 13 August 2015

August 13, 2015

Swaddled in cashmere,
I wait for fall's arrival-
hot days, heavy heart.

Wednesday, 12 August 2015

August 12, 2015

Sunny window, clothes
from dryer, tuna- delight-
be more like a cat.

Tuesday, 11 August 2015

Monday, 10 August 2015

August 10, 2015

Fresh laundered blankets
make the cat suspicious- where's
my fine scent, woman?

Sunday, 9 August 2015

August 9, 2015

We don't need lucky
numbers to see us through- our
love will endure time.

Saturday, 8 August 2015

August 8, 2015

Cloudy gloom rolls in,
darkening my summer mood-
prepare for autumn.

Friday, 7 August 2015

August 7, 2015

At the crack of dawn,
a volley of caws- the crows
have found their breakfast.

Thursday, 6 August 2015

August 6, 2015

Cat peers through bushes,
nothing to hunt today- wise
choice to nap instead.

Wednesday, 5 August 2015

August 5, 2015

Procrastination
has left my fridge empty. Lime
with relish? No thanks.

Tuesday, 4 August 2015

Monday, 3 August 2015

August 3, 2015

No one understands,
save your platitudes- I'll walk
this dark path alone.

Sunday, 2 August 2015

August 2, 2015

Sunday dilemma,
where to eat in this town- I'll
Google while you call.

Saturday, 1 August 2015

August 1, 2015

Why've you come now? I
was enjoying summer- sun
filled days are numbered.