Thursday, October 26, 2017

Winter Retreat Day 11

Carpe Diem Winter Retreat 

first snow flakes
I get dizzy staring
up at the sky

Sunday, October 8, 2017

Karunesh Desert Traveller 2016

Carpe Diem #1270 desert travellers (Karunesh)

music in my head

swaying to the rhythm

of the camel’s step

Thursday, October 5, 2017

Monday, August 28, 2017

Tanka Challenge Prompt 49

Weekly Tanka Prompt Challenge - Animals and Sunshiine

clowder of felines
racing up and down the stairs
midnight till morning
kitties nap all afternoon
heaped by the door in sunshine

Monday, August 14, 2017


Carpe Diem #1168 flute

we are all beings intricately connected
breathing the same air


lonesome sound
of the wind playing the reeds
a loon chimes in

Sunday, January 22, 2017

Bubbles in Ice

Carpe Diem honors Jane Reichhold (1937-2017) C.) bubbles in ice

below the surface
trapped bubbles race
toward freedom