dVerse — OLN 285 — Clearing Power Lines

Great grinding jaws stalk dormant leafless stretches ofbirch and pine. Hawks huntfleeing hare and mice, afrightunder a pale yellow sun. For months, a crew of tree service people have been working to clear the power lines on a five-mile stretch of road (and probably more, but I only see them on the stretch I regularly…

The Sunday Muse 148 — Distracted

Light slides foreverdown your silky thigh, launchpadfor erotic flight.Warm milk calls pussy awayas angled skin joins in play.     This may be my first erotic tanka!  Great photo to write to for a cold February afternoon. Shay is today’s host of The Sunday Muse.

dVerse — MTB 227 — Angels Near

Once peery twinkles, now opaque orbs. Ears batten, echoed messengers. Loved ones murmur denouement. Angels’ whooshes take me home. Image:  “Angel Wings and Heaven,” by Sherri’s of Palm Springs. Frank J. Tassone is today’s host of dVerse‘ Meet the Bar.  Frank says: Let us write our own Jisei. Write a haikai (haiku, senryu, tanka, kyoka,…

dVerse — MTB 227 — Still

  Feathers flash — then thump.Is the chickadee stunned; orsomething more final?In the morning, still she lies;Night hunters left her intact.   Frank J. Tassone is today’s host of dVerse‘ Meet the Bar.  Frank says:Let us write our own Jisei. Write a haikai (haiku, senryu, tanka, kyoka, Gogyohka) or haikai-esque poem that reflects on imminent…

November Winds

November Wind Painting by Deva Noori Lehmann   Large wind drowns small housein icy moaning currents.Soon dusk comes like death. I escape with warm blanketsand the soft purrs of the cats. image link