I'm a free spirited aging hippie
who loves talking to flowers, chasing rainbows
and photographing all the beauty that surrounds us
Thanks for taking a peek into my little world

Wednesday, March 29


The lovely lilypad
afloat in a sea
of Spring

Tuesday, March 28

Secret Places

In the hollow of an old tree
lives a tiny enchanted world
of  green

Monday, March 27

Birds on the Wing

I love feathers
I stuff my pockets full
of feather finds
They all once flew
up high in a sky
of blue

Sunday, March 26

Rough Around the Edges

Old tired and worn
with many a tale
to tell

Saturday, March 25


Peeking out
from behind

Friday, March 24


Saying hello
to Spring

Thursday, March 23

The Geese Have Come Calling

Making their happy mating sounds
rather loudly
So nice to have them back

Wednesday, March 22

Homeward Bound

Crossing the Columbia River
on a rainy foggy
northwest day

Tuesday, March 21

Monday, March 20

Tide Rolling In

Small waves ripple
down the channel
as high tide rolls in

Sunday, March 19

Saturday, March 18

In Waiting

Soon to be clothed
in Spring

Friday, March 17

A Girl Can Dream

. . . Of Spring

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Thursday, March 16

Wednesday, March 15

Long Ago

A train station once
lived here
a long time ago

Tuesday, March 14

Out East

On the east side of
the Cascade Range
a different world

Monday, March 13

Rainforest Wandering

The forever drizzle
of our winters
invigorates the rainforests
creating an explosion
of color and life

Sunday, March 12

Patterns in the Sand

Wave worn
neon lit
by the blue deep
of evening glow

Saturday, March 11

Catching the Train

Watching it approach
full speed
feeling that rush of air
that power that strength
as it rumbles by

Friday, March 10

Where Dreams Learn to Fly

Where sea and sky
meld to one
Where time begins
 its infinite journey

Thursday, March 9

Gull Watching

They're everywhere
near water or landlocked
noisy and always begging
for a handout or two
but I must confess
they rather charm me

Wednesday, March 8

Inner Sanctum

My mind's eye world
in the third dimension

Tuesday, March 7

Of Sea and Sky

while clouds played in the sky
and gentle waves danced upon the shore
Oregon Coast

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Monday, March 6

Wetland Wonders

The wetlands offer
little treasures 
the eye can see

Sunday, March 5

Thinking Spring

What better time
to think of Spring
than when
it's snowing out

Saturday, March 4

Keepers of Seeds

Little fluffs of Autumn
where seeds
once dwelled

Friday, March 3


To reflect on
the passage of day
To dream of
new tomorrows

Thursday, March 2

Down the Lane

It breathes that charm of welcome
that draws one in
to peek behind
yet leave not a single

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Wednesday, March 1

Dancing Waters

Where fairies and friends
have Sunday picnics

Tuesday, February 28


Winter fades from memory
then quickly reminds
as it readies itself
for an encore

Monday, February 27

On the Edge of Time

Age old little tree
clinging to the edge
overlooked the ocean
for many a year

Sunday, February 26

Listening to the Wind

In the silence
can be heard
voices of the past

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Saturday, February 25

On a Clear Day

Clear Calm
and Cold
at the Lake

Friday, February 24

Springtime of the Mind

I close my eyes to see
the tender scents
of Spring

Thursday, February 23

Feather Fantasy

Rain turning to showers
turning to rain
Indoor activity time

Wednesday, February 22

Daisy Dreams

Dreams filled with daisies
are dreams
filled with hope

Tuesday, February 21

Color My Sunshine

As clouds gathered
the sun painted the coastline
with vivid color

Monday, February 20

Gentle Waters

Sweet little babbling brook
wandering through seaside cliffs
toward the ocean blue

Sunday, February 19


The beauty and soul
lies in the bones
of every tree

Saturday, February 18

Wisps of Winter

Mother Nature's
minimalist artwork

Friday, February 17

Patiently Awaiting Spring

Along the banks
of the
Columbia River

Thursday, February 16

Shadow Fall

The elusive sun
shining on
Mt St Helens

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Wednesday, February 15

Winter Dreams

Of warmer days
and sunshine
on my face

Tuesday, February 14


I'll sit with the trees
and talk with my brother
of things great and small
of wishes and dreams
of life
Barry was lost to the Vietnam war
over 40 years ago
but he hears my every word
as I hear his

Monday, February 13

Come Fly Away

Wandering an old airstrip
and of days past
when I piloted my own

Sunday, February 12

Misty Wetlands

A heron flies through
the evening mist at the wetlands
Mt St Helens
aglow in the late light

Saturday, February 11

Snow Globe

Night is when the garden gnomes 
awaken from their slumber to
gaze into their blue crystal ball
to tell of fortunes many

Friday, February 10

Snow Covered World

Heavy boughs
laden with snow