Thursday, 31 December 2015

December 31, 2015

Some highs, mostly lows,
trials, tribulations, tests,
quests- kiss year goodbye.

Wednesday, 30 December 2015

December 30, 2015

Someone's fault that I
couldn't sleep last night- plates are
made for food not quakes.

Tuesday, 29 December 2015

Monday, 28 December 2015

December 28, 2015

Fresh snow on the ground,
we attempt an escape- lush
west coast is calling.

Sunday, 27 December 2015

Saturday, 26 December 2015

Friday, 25 December 2015

December 25, 2015

Gentle breeze reveals
bachelor button blue skies-
Christmas cloud kindness.

Thursday, 24 December 2015

December 24, 2015

Fresh snow over pines,
blue sky glimpses, breathless youths-
Santa approaches.

Wednesday, 23 December 2015

December 23, 2015

Sun fighting heavy
clouds, snowflakes drift toward earth-
cosy, we sip tea.

Tuesday, 22 December 2015

December 22, 2015

Frozen in winter's
stiff embrace, summer's blooms rest-
spent sun's souvenirs.

Monday, 21 December 2015

December 21, 2015

Cat's big green eyes say
"how could you leave without me?"
Christmas guilt begins.

Sunday, 20 December 2015

December 20, 2015

Stratus darkens sky,
zephyr, lone crow takes flight- dank
days are for nesting.

Saturday, 19 December 2015

Friday, 18 December 2015

December 18, 2015

No view could beat the
sound of contented purring-
my eyes closed, I drift.

Thursday, 17 December 2015

December 17, 2015

Suitcase loaded, I
clunk along the street- SkyTrain
out, floatplane away.

Wednesday, 16 December 2015

December 16, 2015

Vancouver has it
all- rain soaked bridge walks, frost filled
sunny downtown strolls.

Tuesday, 15 December 2015

December 15, 2015

Away from home, meals
are further away- stomach
growls with displeasure.

Monday, 14 December 2015

Sunday, 13 December 2015

December 13, 2015

Clip, squirm, clip, squirm, jump-
cat escapes mani-pedi,
flees, long nails clicking.

Saturday, 12 December 2015

December 12, 2015

Despite late night, I
wake early, buzzing with thoughts-
holiday madness.

Friday, 11 December 2015

December 11, 2015

Don't understand how
cats can take up so much space-
feline mysteries.

Thursday, 10 December 2015

Wednesday, 9 December 2015

Tuesday, 8 December 2015

Monday, 7 December 2015

December 7, 2015

When you're gone the bed's
empty, despite my presence-
my heart's full of you.

Sunday, 6 December 2015

Saturday, 5 December 2015

December 5, 2015

Branches scraping at
window sound like banshees- just
ghosts of tenants past.

Friday, 4 December 2015

December 4, 2015

Sore throat comes and goes,
my sinuses ebb and flow-
virus vacate me.

Thursday, 3 December 2015

December 3, 2015

Bulging list of tasks,
visit to dentist- when can
I have some toffee?

Wednesday, 2 December 2015

December 2, 2015

Three souls leave the bed,
one by one, the cat last- why
waste a good warm spot?

Tuesday, 1 December 2015

December 1, 2015

Black Friday, Cyber
Monday, Christmas sales- ready
for Boxing Day sales?