Friday, December 25, 2015

December's Full Cold Moon

(BlackBerry Viewfinder through a kaleidoscope)

Happy Winter Solstice.

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Wednesday, November 25, 2015

November's Full Moon

The Full Beaver and Frost Moon on the anniversary of my Dad's birthday.

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Tuesday, October 27, 2015

Friday, October 16, 2015


(from the Chinese Lantern Festival, Spokane, Washington, Riverfront Park)

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Sunday, September 27, 2015

The Blood Moon (SuperMoon) Lunar Eclipse tonight

(So wickedly wicked happy I am!)

GL, 9/27/2015. Prevail.

Monday, August 17, 2015

Tattered Wings

Beauty (at the butterfly exhibit in New Orleans' Insectarium, 8/11/2015)

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Friday, July 31, 2015

Wednesday, July 1, 2015

July's Full Summer Moon

July's first Full Moon

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Tuesday, June 30, 2015

First Tomatoes

I grew up on many farms… first tomatoes from my own plant in more than 25 years…DEE-licious!

GL, 6/30/2015. Prevail.

Saturday, June 27, 2015

Farmers' Market first zucchini blossoms

(Thank you, Urban Eden! Seriously, peacock feathers AND zucchini blossoms in one place?! Swooning...)

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Wednesday, June 3, 2015

Thursday, April 30, 2015

Moon Poem 30



Roots' veined revelry
In a slow paralysis
Inks the coulee's folds.

Farewell, National Poetry Month.

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Wednesday, April 29, 2015

Moon Poem 29


A kite of starlings
Thick dark braids flying behind
A bouncing backpack.

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Tuesday, April 28, 2015

Moon Poem 28


Glassine eyes in frames
Window panes shudder and flinch
As trains bellow by.

GL, 4/28/2015. Prevail.

Monday, April 27, 2015

Moon Poem 27


Duck trails in water
Though palsied, mellifluous
Letters slant and loop.

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Sunday, April 26, 2015

Moon Poem 26


Bulbs swaying, jacklights,
Stand out against Midnight's pool
Like bright koi goldfish.

GL, 4/26/2015. Prevail.

Saturday, April 25, 2015

Moon Poem 25

First Quarter

Grass hisses and bows
Towards gusts, voice hoarse and jarring
A throaty saccade.

GL, 4/25/2015. Prevail.

Friday, April 24, 2015

Moon Poem 24


Staves of deer hoof prints
A monologue without seams
Or interruption.

GL, 4/24/2015. Prevail.

Thursday, April 23, 2015

Moon Poem 23

Act IV


Air flits over rill
A pick strumming a guitar
A wordless plainsong.

GL, 4/23/2015. Prevail.

Wednesday, April 22, 2015

Moon Poem 22


The great blue heron
Leg bent then extended, points
Like a weathervane.

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Tuesday, April 21, 2015

Moon Poem 21


Slipping down long slopes
Downpour rolls aside the road
A griseous path.

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Monday, April 20, 2015

Moon Poem 20


Sun shimmers through leaves
A dozen bracelets chiming
Sliding down her arm.

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Sunday, April 19, 2015

Moon Poem 19


Through the firmament
A sole cloud tows its shadow
Far across the ground.

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Saturday, April 18, 2015

Moon Poem 18

New Moon

A spoondrift of rain
Sneakers snapping on concrete
Lapping at Dawn's heels.

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Friday, April 17, 2015

Moon Poem 17


On the vast black sky
Stars pin down the night, quilting
A crazy bedspread.

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Thursday, April 16, 2015

Moon Poem 16



A paintless screen door
Hangs askew, a dandled wrist
On a steering wheel.

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Wednesday, April 15, 2015

Moon Poem 15


Drops slung from high wires
As though thumbed from their forehead
And flicked to the side.

GL, 4/15/2015.

Tuesday, April 14, 2015

Moon Poem 14


An osprey lighting
On a limb, whose shoulder shrugs
Its joints loudly pop.

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Monday, April 13, 2015

Moon Poem 13


A lone robin sits
Brash and bold on a cold fence
A stroke of color.

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Sunday, April 12, 2015

Moon Poem 12


A pine tosses cones
Teasing and coaxing a dog
In a game of catch.

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Saturday, April 11, 2015

Moon Poem 11

Last Quarter

Moving glacially
The clock's sclerous second hand
Creeps and clicks, silent.

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Friday, April 10, 2015

Moon Poem 10


In blasts and breezes
Branches cross, uncross their arms
Shifting in their chairs.

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Thursday, April 9, 2015

Moon Poem 9

Act II


Wind in fits and starts
Like water sluicing, choking
From a rusty spout.

GL, 4/9/2015. Prevail.

Wednesday, April 8, 2015

Moon Poem 8


Minute buds foretell
Summer as winged blackbirds trill
In brushes' morass.

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Tuesday, April 7, 2015

Moon Poem 7


A willow tree's bole
Sneakers covered by frayed hems
Of her baggy pants.

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Monday, April 6, 2015

Moon Poem 6


In a Springtime chill
A small stream mutters beneath
It's thin pane of ice.

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Sunday, April 5, 2015

Moon Poem 5


The tree's curved branches
Hair pulled back, a demure twist
On her neck's sleek nape.

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Saturday, April 4, 2015

Moon Poem 4

Full Moon

The pond's ice melting
Hard planes on its face crumple
Sharp edges go slack.

GL, 4/4/2015. Prevail.

Friday, April 3, 2015

Moon Poem 3


Gilt cedar waxwings
Pinballing from bough to bough
Through red berry knobs.

GL, 4/3/2015. Prevail.

Thursday, April 2, 2015

Moon Poem 2

Act 1


Grey blume of Winter
A jacket thrown aside, arms
Twisted among weeds.

GL, 4/2/2015. Prevail.

Wednesday, April 1, 2015

Moon Poem 1



Crisp leaves on the ground
Brown sugar and cinnamon
Crust on a cobbler.

Welcome, National Poetry Month.

GL, 4/1/2015. Prevail.

Thursday, March 5, 2015

Thursday, January 15, 2015

Another Moth

She is gorgeous, isn't she!

GL, 1/15/2015. Prevail.