Duck Jingle…

Dabbling duck on lucid rise mallard in my murky pond paddling, swimming all around waggle tail a wishing wand   Bright green head bobs in fen* mirrored image crystal clear. Now still waters, you are found waiting, wadding, weightless here…   Beetles, worms, and dragonflies; bill is pushing like a probe. Plant food grazing toward […]

Dirge for a Tree

my camera’s lens captures unusual qualities scoured by flood and drought’s full vengeance a hundred trees, precious trees, now stand dying lush woodland slipped away, no longer speaks is dying why is it the present holds hand with faults of past qualities ripping with revenge, pouring payback and venting vengeance? wind whipping loose bark from […]