Monthly Archives: February 2015

Forest Mist

And after the rain Tree thoughts Rising off the forest. Dawn Heavy mist hides The burgeoning spring forest. What can be the cause That there should be such love as this? A breeze stirs Mist illuminates Mountain and forest return. … Continue reading

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Only one Breath

Not a sound stirs the day No planes overhead No activity in the valley below A fast robin A slow fly A ravens rough call A dry wing brushes air A pigeon’s breathy chant A woodpecker drums A touching wind … Continue reading

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Glancing Light

This violent wind Hollows out the hills Makes raw my cheeks. The great willow Clatters and spills Dead wood falls. This polished air Reflects all light Makes mountain snow burn. In the dark shade Lost to human tracks A low … Continue reading

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Turning Aeon

This finger writes on Pointedly Howling at the moon. Early frost Sharpens the air Hones the rising sun. This untimely wasp Simple with sun Dark raven wings above. Honey-coloured stone Sleeps through heat Shivers with cold -Cracks -Flakes Powders the … Continue reading

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Fulling Spring

Woodpeckers and pigeons Clatter in wood and wing Late winter’s rhythm. Young nettles In green grass Splendour the day. A large fly On warming stone We are drunk with sun. I can not Nor this day Tomorrow make. Robin and … Continue reading

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Emptiness no purity

The blue vault Boundless I fall upwards. Passing cloud Wind tossed branches Tomorrow and tomorrow and tomorrow. What pleasure makes blue sky? Boundlessness Makes the world Emptiness no purity. In primula and hepatica Bumble bee and butterfly This ever-engine overflows. … Continue reading

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