Tag Archives: Sky

Magpies and Pines

Empty Gate, Spotted Among Pines Curtains of ancient pines line valley ridge ways. Magpie calls sheltered amidst a chorus of tumbling pine cones. Empty gate among immortal trees, a whim. Bamboo shoots in shadow, momentarily. Herb Forage On Mountain Paths … Continue reading

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Views From the Burned Tower

Burned Tower By Moonlight, Thinking of Someone Burned Out Tower vista, moon shimmers on hollow surfaces. The Eastern’s winds’ silent billow brings you from clouded peaks. A sense of sorrow, never meant. By Burned Tower, Pondering Long Ago Tower roof … Continue reading

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Forest (Fragments)

Sometimes it’s visible. Sometimes obscured by cloud. It all depends on the wind. It’s how the forest moves. If the clouds clear it’s a sublime vision. ~~~ A vast cluster of roots dangle in the azure. Roosting birds rest tired … Continue reading

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Its About That Time (Fragments)

3:18 am blinks on the alarm clock. It’s about that time. When night tide recedes and morning tide rolls in. When everything is covered in a thin, translucent haze. The difference between sleep and wake is negligible. Abstraction bleeds into … Continue reading

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Sky (Poem)

Layer of grey fissures molten orange sears crevasses white scud escapes the convergence powder blue peaking through the creeks a yellow wave swirls in idle contemplation tie dye sky ~~~ Picture found here: http://www.readersdigest.com.au/the-sky/

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Black and White Lightning (Poem)

Black and white lightning silently lighting up the sky like a 1920’s film devoid of colour, full of grace.

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Clouds (Night) (Poems)

Caravan of ghosts moon beam trail Astral rags disintegrate wind strewn sky Wraithen fabric drifting on night tides Ashen giants splinter on twilight gales Phantom brumes dreaming of infinite voids Night rafts of ethereal wraith bone follow waxen rivers Loamy … Continue reading

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Voyage (Across the wild blue yonder) (Poem)

Morning tide. A lone ship sails through the deep blue pallid sails tinged golden in the early light. Trailing pirate ship attempts to make its move before swooping dragons offer a worthwhile distraction the air thick with cannon smoke and … Continue reading

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Clouds (Fragments and poems)

Rowing boat made of clouds. Its how he crosses the great blue yonder. ~~~ They are rarely seen. Some doubt they even exist. But when loamy clouds congregate in blue skies the cloud runners emerge. Dwelling inside cirrus structures they … Continue reading

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Clouds, Hills and Mesas (Poems for Georgia O’Keeffe)

Rolling scrubland enveloped in gossamer clouds of lint Sky ablaze mesa shrouds hills in shadow ~~~ Blue sky checkered on red dust flagstone clouds Patchwork clouds re-routing sun beams ~~~ Cloud white bison herd together on pink sky savanna migrating … Continue reading

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