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, May 31

And Bring Your Dollies Three

Our sweet little playhouse
tucked in long ago yesterdays
where a forest now grows

Tuesday, May 30

Quiet Reflections

Breezes calm to stillness
as evening comes to call
When the blues of sky and water
meld into one

Monday, May 29


Memorial Day
For all the many who never came home
Never Forget

        For My Brother Barry
        Vietnam 1969

Sunday, May 28

Last Light

Watched the last light of day
dance across the newly unfurled ferns

Saturday, May 27

Where Fairies Come to Play

But at present
they are tucked in the curls

Friday, May 26

Delicate DelightfulTrillium

So tiny and so delicate
and so delightful to discover
in the forest deep

Thursday, May 25

Wildflower Afternoon

At the edge of the forest
wildflowers grow

Wednesday, May 24

Happiness is

Paddling around the lake
on a warm Spring day

Tuesday, May 23

For Manchester

My heart hurts deeply
for the many victims
and their loved ones

Monday, May 22

Sunday, May 21

Spring Green

The ephemeral
light bright
of Spring

Saturday, May 20

Fantasy in Blue

Taking life too seriously
steals time and place
and self

Friday, May 19

Rhodies and Raindrops

Rhododendrons grow wild
here in the Pacific Northwest
A true Spring delight

Thursday, May 18

Pretty in Pink

So many blossoms
and blooms

Wednesday, May 17

Moody Moonlight

To dream
to set free
the imagination

Tuesday, May 16

Snow White

I love the brilliance
of snow white

Monday, May 15

When Flowers Bloom

Spring rains
on flowers full of bloom
awakens our every sense
even those yet to be known

Sunday, May 14

To Mom

Though you have been gone
more than 45 years
though I still shed tears of loss
my heart smiles as I remember
your smile
your touch
your love
Happy Mother's Day, Mom
and to all moms everywhere

Saturday, May 13

To Dance

 To see what cannot be seen
to know what cannot be known
to wish to dream to hope to be

Friday, May 12

Thursday, May 11

The Scent of Angels

A scent so pure
as if it were
touched by Angels

Wednesday, May 10

Seeking Tranquility

Greens against a clear blue sky
helps center the mind
in these times uncertain

Tuesday, May 9

Pureness of White

bursting into bloom

Monday, May 8

Happy Flowers

Pink Dogwood
always make me smile

Sunday, May 7

Lazy Afternoon

A quiet lazy afternoon
down at the lake

Saturday, May 6

Friendly Faces

And so enjoyable to
converse with

Friday, May 5

New Beginnings

for the sky above

Thursday, May 4

The Brilliance of a Bloom

In the woodlands
tucked among the many greens
of Spring
brilliance blooms

Wednesday, May 3

Tuesday, May 2

Shrouded in Clouds

Mt St Helens
peeking from behind
powder puff clouds

Monday, May 1

Velvety Red Elegance

For such a brief moment in time
Camellias are gracing us
with their elegantly simple
undeniable beauty