Cloud covered sky Leached of all colour Light drizzling rain Washes across the landscape Moist, glossy green leaves Bright with new life Earths damp, fecund smells Permeate the air Advertisements
Wispy, white cloud filaments, drifting, merging, changing – across a brilliant blue sky Green, rust and amber speckled eucalyptus leaves, blowing gently in the breeze The low grating, burr of sawing and slicing stops, as another tree falls to the … Continue reading
Swirls of mist drift across the landscape Blurring the edges of darkened pine silhouettes. Light drizzling rain revitalises and renews – every leaf and flower After days…. of scorching heat
Explosions of light Illuminate – the shadowy evening sky Loud, sonorous booms, pound in my ears A kookaburra laughs heralding rain
Tired and worn. Traipsing down overgrown pathways Seeking hidden rainforest pockets Opening the carrier returning runaway ringtail possum to his natural bushland habitat Hoping that he can survive as his natural habitat is invaded and encroached upon By man’s industrial … Continue reading
Intricately woven mandala, fine silken threads Shimmers and pulsates in the morning light At centre sits, in cross formation its brown and yellow-striped spinner….
Small, brown frightened eyes open wide, Dark grey fur, claws ready Lying, belly exposed, amidst the rubbish. Lifted, firmly but gently from his unclimbable plastic hold Into safe, warm, loving hands
Seeking night’s quiet touch in the cool fresh evening air, Summer’s fragrance lingering Cicadas hum. a soothing rhythm The sound of distant cars interrupts my reverie.