Harmonic Convergence

Be as trees reachingcanopy of harmony –gratitude implied. (Haiku originally appeared here September, 2019. Resubmitted here for Eugi’s Weekly Challenge: canopy. Image my own.)

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Tree of Life

Drawn to treesink chasing linesyearning for definition How to capturestrength…beauty…such profound calm Even as the regal Walnuttowers over this placeshe dwells within me I knowI feel hershe seeks expression My Tree of Life. (In Response to Eugi’s Weekly prompt: Tree of Life. I have been obsessed with drawing trees. The featured image is the beginning […]

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Birch Trees (with recording)

Strains of Tijuana Brass flood the yard while father on bended knee tends his garden, tiers of stone edged rows encircling a trio of birch trees. Father points out birches on Sunday drives, as if the bark is sacred, leaves whispering a secret I cannot hear – stirs in me an indefinable longing. My husband […]

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Harmonic Convergence

Be as trees, reaching canopy of harmony, gratitude implied. (For RonovanWrites Weekly Haiku Challenge:  gratitude / harmony.  Photo from personal collection.)

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Keep Imagining

Elaborate, the tree forts imagination envisions Indifferent, the rationale that overpowers inspiration I balk, abandon hope, build a wall instead, forgetting… Creativity is not linear, tolerates input, planning, some alternatives preferred. (Featured image from personal collection.   Doesn’t it just say:  “Climb me!”?  This image is a Live Oak, in Texas, and is available on […]

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Watching

Beneath mossy beards weathered faces watch, listen – silent witnesses.  

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Contentment

To stroll amongst giants – straight-backed arrows whose green bows aim skyward – a directional pull so uplifting that earthly matters diminish – this is contentment.

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Willow

Spring willow aspiring to yellow wispy curtains graceful queen my heart bows to your majesty.

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Tree Wisdom

Rooted in the earth, ever reaching for the sky – speaking nature’s truth.

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Mesquite

Tenacious are we, will not be derailed by rock-hard inflexibility nor disintegrating foundations we endure, require little in the way of adulation or support, self-sufficient warriors, timeless we adhere to a call of evolution, indestructible, sustained by a productivity and a steadfast will. (Inspired by this photo taken at Coon’s Bluff, Tonto National Forest, Arizona.)

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