Thursday, December 10, 2015

Tuesday, November 17, 2015

Thursday, October 22, 2015

2015 - October 22

bottlebrush wigs
knitted together by the wind
roll along the gutters

Sunday, October 11, 2015

Tuesday, September 29, 2015

Sunday, September 27, 2015

Saturday, September 26, 2015

Saturday, September 19, 2015

Wednesday, September 16, 2015

Saturday, September 12, 2015

2015 - September 12

A blast of orange in the rear-view mirror
layers of purple tinged cloud
and light-tipped trees

Saturday, September 5, 2015

Sunday, August 30, 2015

Tuesday, August 25, 2015

2015 - August 25

Scrape-slide of a sandwich board across the footpath
Plastic bag floating towards the road

Wednesday, August 19, 2015

Sunday, August 16, 2015

Saturday, August 8, 2015

Tuesday, July 21, 2015

Wednesday, July 15, 2015

Tuesday, July 14, 2015

Saturday, July 11, 2015

2015 - July 11

grey clouds gliding eastward
branches waving in all directions
A piece of plastic floating in the air

Saturday, July 4, 2015

2015 - July 4

Through the kitchen window -
a cloudy sky
birds bouncing on wires
the tree, gone

Saturday, June 27, 2015

Thursday, June 25, 2015

Saturday, June 6, 2015

Friday, June 5, 2015

Wednesday, May 27, 2015

Sunday, May 17, 2015

Saturday, May 9, 2015

Thursday, May 7, 2015

2015 - May 8

sound of running water
confusion
my bag nudged
packets of tiny beads

Monday, May 4, 2015

2015 - May 4

At first glance
the tiny piece of bark
next to the letterbox
is a lizard

Sunday, May 3, 2015

2015 - May 3

on the stobie pole
the dark shadow of bottlebrush leaves
outlined by lighter ones

Saturday, May 2, 2015

Friday, May 1, 2015

Thursday, April 30, 2015

2015 - April 30

sparkles on the leadlight
shadows on the mesh
a cobweb illuminated

Wednesday, April 29, 2015

Tuesday, April 28, 2015

2015 - April 28

a tinkling bell
a leap then a stretch
paws batting a grape around the floor

Monday, April 27, 2015

2015 - April 27

Please find a bin and put it in
KESAB sign next to a bin
fast food wrapper in the gutter
a shopping trolley on its side

Sunday, April 26, 2015

Saturday, April 25, 2015

Friday, April 24, 2015

Thursday, April 23, 2015

2015 - April 23

majestic in the neighbour's front yard
the tree in the sun's spotlight

Wednesday, April 22, 2015

2015 - April 22

school holidays
ground, table and benches
covered in multi-coloured leaves

Tuesday, April 21, 2015

Monday, April 20, 2015

2015 - April 20

dish rack shadow on the kitchen cupboard
hand shadow reflection in the window
washing the dishes

Sunday, April 19, 2015

Saturday, April 18, 2015

Friday, April 17, 2015

Thursday, April 16, 2015

Tuesday, April 14, 2015

Sunday, April 12, 2015

2015 - April 12

near the bedroom door
a rectangle of black cardboard
millipede size

Saturday, April 11, 2015

Friday, April 10, 2015

Thursday, April 9, 2015

Tuesday, April 7, 2015

Monday, April 6, 2015

Sunday, April 5, 2015

Saturday, April 4, 2015

Friday, April 3, 2015

2015 - April 3

little eyes
peek over the kitchen bench
as guests arrive
with birthday greetings

Wednesday, April 1, 2015

Tuesday, March 31, 2015

Monday, March 30, 2015

2015 - March 30

deep blue with silver glitter
sparkles bounce
on the ocean's surface

Sunday, March 29, 2015

2015 - March 29

scrape of shovel on cement
a clang of metal
low voices
and the chatter of birds

Saturday, March 28, 2015

Friday, March 27, 2015

Thursday, March 26, 2015

Wednesday, March 25, 2015

2015 - March 25

"Statue", a toddler says as he points
with a drop of a coin
the silver statue begins to juggle
silences the toddler

Saturday, March 21, 2015

Friday, March 20, 2015

Thursday, March 19, 2015

Wednesday, March 18, 2015

Saturday, March 14, 2015

Friday, March 13, 2015

Thursday, March 12, 2015

2015 - March 12

"What's this mummy?"
little fingers on a dial
strawberry on the ceiling

Wednesday, March 11, 2015

Monday, March 9, 2015

Saturday, March 7, 2015

2015 - March 7

pigeons
pecking at weeds
walking together
spinning in circles
flying away

Friday, March 6, 2015

Thursday, March 5, 2015

2015 - March 5

for a few seconds each morning
the tap next door
is a bird
and around the corner
the twisted piece of wood
is a statue of an elephant

Tuesday, March 3, 2015

Sunday, March 1, 2015

2015 - March 1

Above the Writers' Week crowd
the shimmer of leaves, almost silent
and the roar of hornets

Thursday, February 26, 2015

Wednesday, February 25, 2015

Monday, February 23, 2015

Sunday, February 22, 2015

2015 - February 22

Having obvious difficulty assembling a new fan.
"What's wrong?"
"It's so hot"
"You need a fan!"

Saturday, February 21, 2015

Friday, February 20, 2015

Thursday, February 19, 2015

Wednesday, February 18, 2015

Tuesday, February 17, 2015

2015 - February 17

this way, no, that way, no this way
pigeon crosses the road
in front of our car

Monday, February 16, 2015

Sunday, February 15, 2015

2015 - February 15

A few cars in the playground carpark
One party not deterred by the heat

Friday, February 13, 2015

Thursday, February 12, 2015

Tuesday, February 10, 2015

Monday, February 9, 2015

2015 - February 9

monopoly game
the rhythm of alternate dice rolls
interrupted by a double

Sunday, February 8, 2015

Saturday, February 7, 2015

Friday, February 6, 2015

Thursday, February 5, 2015

Monday, February 2, 2015

Thursday, January 29, 2015

2015 - January 29

four years later
some slight changes
but generally it feels the same
the familiarity comforting

Wednesday, January 28, 2015

Tuesday, January 27, 2015

Monday, January 26, 2015

2015 - January 26

Neighbours' music
and music from the other end of the house
TV noise
and the hum of cars

Sunday, January 25, 2015

2015 - January 25

Nasty words
from a stranger
upset her
Minutes later
a stranger smiles
at her kind words

Friday, January 23, 2015

Thursday, January 22, 2015

2015 - January 22

On Pinterest - 
"unless you can show me how to 
turn my underwear into an umbrella
that can shade three people 
then I'm not impressed"
- Alysha 

Wednesday, January 21, 2015

2015 - January 21

A pattern of black and white
flutters through the air
gently bobbing up and down

Saturday, January 17, 2015

2015 - January 17

afternoon nap
following a broken night's sleep
confusion for a moment upon waking
it feels like morning

Friday, January 16, 2015

2015 - January 16

A rustle of dry leaves behind me
as I peg clothes on the line
sparks my imagination

Monday, January 12, 2015

Saturday, January 10, 2015

Friday, January 9, 2015

2015 - January 9

'Can I have my birthday now?' she asks
at the end of her sister's party.

Thursday, January 8, 2015

Tuesday, January 6, 2015

Monday, January 5, 2015

Saturday, January 3, 2015

Friday, January 2, 2015

2015 - January 2

'Is there someone at the door?'
'No, someone's cooking in the kitchen'

Thursday, January 1, 2015

2015 - January 1

seagulls -
a neck stretch
a shaking of a tail feather
a circle twirl