Monday, 27 September 2010

the whole world
washed grey -
I feel its uncertainty
a coal tit
on the feeder

Wednesday, 22 September 2010

as if it too
longed for solitude
a kingfisher
left its absence
above the reeds

Thursday, 16 September 2010

watching a moth
hit the window again and again -
that's how it felt
all those years, trying
to get through to you

Take Five Volume 2 - Best Contemporary Tanka 2009

Tuesday, 14 September 2010

I see it glisten
in her eyes
from time to time
that place
where time has no meaning

Atlas Poetica No 6 Summer 2010

Friday, 10 September 2010

the art of feelings
is a mystery
lines drawn
in sand
over and over again

Tuesday, 7 September 2010

she carried me
to another world
this butterfly
and never once asked
what if? or how long?

Friday, 3 September 2010

I stop to pick
a roadside flower
as if this
could ease
the pain of leaving

Lyrical Passion Poetry E-Zine