A Survivor


Pre drum

You may cut

me to size

show me

my place

as many times as you wish.


is your nature

just as mine

is to rise

again and again


Four months was all that she took to begin yielding juicy drumsticks all over again.

For Becca’s Sunday Trees -292

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COB: Let’s Face it


the original

painted over

and over again

until you too

forget your own

true colors

linked to Cee’s Odd Ball Photo Challenge

For readers of Moonshine, here's Chapter 149

The Sneaky One

This week I am again off on my favorite hobby – stalking trees πŸ˜€ Just as a recap and in case you are not a regular visitor to this blog, just a couple of weeks ago, amaltas were in full bloom (CFFC: Golden Garden).p4

This particular showstopper opted for an all gold look. And just as quickly, she was back to her sedate greenery in about two weeks time.

20170529_181941But when I ventured for a closer look this weekend, look what I found nestling within the folds of her pleats leaves.

FrontGolden danglers!



tough times –

he lives off her



Linked to Becca’s Sunday Trees 291

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WPC: What’s Your Choice?

Which do you prefer – the sunrise with its promise of a new day, signalling a new hope or the sunset the welcome end of a satisfying day’s work, the knowledge that you did your best?

puriBut whether it is the sunrise or the

Sunsetthe sunset, both are evanescent or fleeting moments gone in the blink of an eye. Not unlike our lives.


sunrise and sunset

our lives

to squander or make it last


Haiga # 5


you and I

are no longer


You have a new soulmate

while I have found


A/N You may think this is the same photo as in the previous haiga but this one has three birds – can you see? At first I saw only two but just before posting I noticed the third in the bushes giving the picture a twist. And I had to redraft the ‘poem’ – how was it by the way?

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Haiga #4


topper –

always something more

to conquer

P.S. Well? How was it? Something off? A word here or there?

PPS Hope you can see the topper?

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Haiga # 3


summer morning

driving us cuckoo

the cuckoo

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