I'm a free spirited aging hippie
who loves talking to flowers, chasing rainbows
and photographing all the beauty that surrounds us
Thanks for taking a peek into my little world

Saturday, February 24

Still Life

Playing indoors
on a dark and rainy day

Friday, February 23

Went Visiting

Walked down the lane
to visit my favorite tree
all decked out in freshly fallen snow
It was just a wee thing
when I first introduced myself
My has it grown

Thursday, February 22

Pastel Dreams

Wild roses
of rainbow hues
Sunlight filtered
in purples and blues

Dreaming of Spring

Wednesday, February 21

Desert Winds

Just east of the Cascades
desert winds blow

Tuesday, February 20

In the Twilight

It sways to the rhythms of the wind
and dances

Monday, February 19

Sunday, February 18

Moon Child

With winter rains
I wander to explore
the world
inside my mind

Saturday, February 17

Lowland Fog

Streaming through the trees
and along the lake
Mt St Helens
above it all

Friday, February 16

Sundown at the Wetlands

The sun wandered westward
and we wandered home

Thursday, February 15


In the corners
of my mind

Wednesday, February 14

Valentine's Day

May it be filled with
love and roses

Tuesday, February 13

Of Weathered Boards

Age worn barn
colored with age
and old paint

Monday, February 12

Sunday, February 11

A Walk Down Our Lane

Cow and horse pastures
make up much of our little lane
With fences
for grasses to tangle in

Saturday, February 10

Peering Through the Blue

An old abandoned warehouse
still filled
with voices of the past

Friday, February 9

Safe Harbor

All tucked in
for the winter

Thursday, February 8

Freshly Fallen

A light dusting
of snow

Wednesday, February 7

There and Gone

I turned and there it was
a lovely little rainbow
over the Columbia River
A moment later
it was gone

Tuesday, February 6

On a Quiet Beach

I watched as the sunlight played
with the morning mist
at the Oregon Coast

Monday, February 5

Under Wispy Clouds

Mt St Helens
and the Toutle Valley

Sunday, February 4

Saturday, February 3

Wetlands in Waiting

A hushed peacefulness
blanketed the wetlands

Friday, February 2

Conversing With the Trees

In the foothills of home
I went
to tell little stick tree
not to fret
Spring is nearing

Thursday, February 1

Ocean Blues

A break in the weather
North Oregon Coast

Wednesday, January 31

Tuesday, January 30

Flying Home

In our dreams
we are free
free to fly

Monday, January 29

Under a Pale Moon

Columbia River
cloaked in fog

Sunday, January 28

Fairy Light

Frost in the morning light
glistened and glowed
at the wetlands

Saturday, January 27

The Forgotten

So many pilings now stand forgotten
no longer used or needed
growing whatever will grow
in these small spaces
Along the Columbia River

Friday, January 26

Of Oneness

High on a hillside
waiting for Spring

Thursday, January 25

Simple Pleasures

catches my eye
and captures my soul

Wednesday, January 24

Wetland Wonders

Atop a clump of reeds
way up high
a Water Fairy rested
on that warm sunny day
I sat quietly in total awe
until she flew away

Tuesday, January 23

Love Our Coastal Grunge

Winter is my favorite time
to be down at the
Oregon Coast

Monday, January 22


Trees along the ocean shores
of the Pacific Northwest
often get battered by
winter storms

Sunday, January 21

Sight Unseen

Hidden away
lies an old wooden bridge
by the side of a lake
deep in the wood

Saturday, January 20


It was midday bright
but as we passed this bit of quietude
I just had to jump out of the car
and try to capture some of its charm

Friday, January 19

As Evening Approached

A hushed calm
before the storm

Thursday, January 18

In a Fog

The mighty Columbia River
is out there

Wednesday, January 17

In Silence

Do trees dream
when they sleep

Tuesday, January 16


Of sunshine and rainbows
and talking with flowers

Monday, January 15

Wind Swept

Ocean breezes
carried the morning mist
up along the hillside
Oregon Coast

Sunday, January 14

Afternoon at the Lake

My computer freaked out
had to reinstall everything
Mind Melting
So a quiet afternoon
was much needed

Saturday, January 13

Raindrops Keep Falling

Green moss
on a background of winter

Friday, January 12


In the blue mist
of morning

Thursday, January 11

Wednesday, January 10

Sleeping Trees

Patiently waiting
for Spring

Tuesday, January 9

Coastal Wonders

Tucked in a hollow
steps from the ocean
lives this small charming
bit of wetlands
unkempt unsoiled
left to be

Monday, January 8

Shadow Play

Long afternoon shadows
playing on calm waters