Sunday, September 30, 2007

haiku


One look from my lunch

shows that Halloween is on

my mind already.


Photo by: Osquer

Saturday, September 29, 2007

haiku


If the excitement

in my life tonight is a

well baked quiche...let's eat!


Photo by: Osquer

Friday, September 28, 2007

Thursday, September 27, 2007

haiku


Clouds crawl like ghostly

crocodiles across the sky.

Storms think it's summer.

Photo by: Osquer

Wednesday, September 26, 2007

haiku (for Jay)


I’d curl myself like

a tempest in a teacup

to stay in your heart.


Photo by: Osquer

Tuesday, September 25, 2007

Magnetic Haiku (for Jay)

haiku


Lazy summer day…

Crocs can’t be bothered to brush

the leaves from their backs.

Photo by: Osquer
September 22, 2007 – Pittsburgh Zoo & PPG Aquarium

Monday, September 24, 2007

haiku


Lions nuzzle in

feline affection. It's the

last day of Summer.

Photo by: Osquer
September 22, 2007 - Pittsburgh Zoo & PPG Aquarium

haiku


The moon hangs like a

ghost of an idea in

the September sky.

Photo by: Osquer

Sunday, September 23, 2007

haiku

Photo by: Osquer

Sea lions swoop like

angel shadows out of the

gloom and back again.


Photo by: Osquer

Photo by: Jay
September 22, 2007 - Pittsburgh Zoo & PPG Aquarium

Magnetic Haiku


Saturday, September 22, 2007

haiku (Thank You, Jay!)


My darling wisked me

away to see the polar

bears. How cool is that?



Photos by: Osquer
Pittsburgh Zoo & PPG Aquarium

Friday, September 21, 2007

haiku


There's something about

being wrapped in bacon that

is so comforting.


Photo and Bacon-wrapped Meatloaf by: Osquer

Thursday, September 20, 2007

Fibonacci Poem


Just

one

lonely

day lily

standing by the wall,

a shy girl watches the last dance.

Photo by: Osquer

haiku (6:30 AM)

Dried leaves dangle like

little brown bats roosting in

the misty false dawn.

Wednesday, September 19, 2007

stink bug on humingbird vine seed pod


haiku (for Talamasca)


One-hundred-and-one

uses for recycled plates...

Two: Doggie Chew Toy


Photo by: Osquer

Tuesday, September 18, 2007

haiku


A few trumpet-shaped

blossoms are still blowing from

the hummingbird vine.

Photo by: Osquer

Monday, September 17, 2007

haiku (for Pendragon)


One-hundred-and-one

uses for recycled plates...

One: Birdie Chew Toy


Photo by: Osquer

Sunday, September 16, 2007

haiku (for Jay)


Clusters of tiny

orange roses make me smile

gathered in your hands.


Photo by: Osquer

Saturday, September 15, 2007

haiku


Vines tumble over

the hillside like waves of green

shimmering water.

Photo by: Osquer

Friday, September 14, 2007

haiku


I take a moment

to focus my thoughts on the

bridge. The light turns green.

Photo by: Osquer

Thursday, September 13, 2007

haiku (for Jay)


Sheltered by your heart,

I turn toward the sun and my

face can’t help but shine.


Photo by: Osquer

Wednesday, September 12, 2007

haiku


The morning glories

linger to daydream in the

cloudy afternoon.


Photos by: Osquer

Tuesday, September 11, 2007

haiku


Even death cannot

separate true lovers, but

trees grow where they will.


Photo by: Osquer

Monday, September 10, 2007

haiku


A spider claims its

domain in the basil. Good

thing I've made pesto.


Photo by: Osquer

Sunday, September 09, 2007

magnetic haiku

haiku (for Jay)

While I knit, you play

pennywhistle with the ghost

of Tommy Makem.

Saturday, September 08, 2007

haiku (for Gaelic Storm)


It's best to catch the

popular band's encore from

the back of the crowd.


Photo by: Osquer
Pittsburgh Irish Festival

Thursday, September 06, 2007

haiku


Smells of salsa cook

into the air like spells of

summer memory.

Photo by: Osquer
Salsa by: Osquer and Mom

Wednesday, September 05, 2007