salt: a haiku

trimming the distance salt water blankets bare thoughts waves caress slowly I captured this image along the shore of Hatteras Island in the Outer Banks of North Carolina as a storm was approaching. Bird watching along the shore line is enjoyable to me, in watching their flight, their determined (and sureness) in finding a mealContinue reading “salt: a haiku”


beyond the shallows where your waves steep extracting the flavors of the sea in the rush of darkness, i bloom most silently into this garden of benthos, a blushing bride i become where you in most ardent steps nakedly roam clutching the tapestry of emeralds woven about my hair draping upon the coral of myContinue reading “benthos”

queen of the shades

minnows wading beneath the dance of the trees lending a choir to the air as earthen creatures stir but to catch a glimpse of she their maiden of the shade, their spring breathing persephone a narcissus sips from a nymph filled river bed unable to resist the breath of its perfume, she bows as itsContinue reading “queen of the shades”


upon raven wing she drinks of midnight whiskey taking root with the moon til morning shade greens her soul captured these images from favorite trails here in Virginia. i love trying to combine my love of photography with my love of poetry. To view more of my photography you can visit my gallery here

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