“I always think that the best way to know God is to love many things.” ~ Vincent van Gogh

Monday, May 26, 2014


A recent photograph:
childhood home


Oh, look — my Dad’s roses
long ago


(Double tilus)

Monday, May 19, 2014

Overcast Sky

overcast sky white not grey
tiny blue


This is a tilus, a new form invented by Kelvin S Mangundayao. I have fallen in love with it, and will probably use it often in this context.

Monday, May 12, 2014

Outside My Door

the sharp, sweet note
of Noisy Miners — 
not shrieking, as they would
if they saw my cats;
simply conversing, 

Saturday, May 3, 2014


Little cold girl
cat on the doorstep
curling stubbornly
waiting for someone
who will never come.

I've been sitting on this one, which was written March 19, thinking 
there was more to add. I finally realised it's complete in itself.