Sunday, June 28, 2015

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JUNE JULY GRAFFITI

June to July months -
looking back moving forward
a sandwich filling

too soon much too soon
one day at a time applies -
yearnings for Christmas

caught in the middle?
there is no space in between
June and July months
© gillena cox 2015



Revisit
June ends 2013
June ends 2011
Sunday Lime 1
Mid-year mark, we are at the last Sunday of June, my how time flies
Sunday Smiles


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Poetry Pantry 258

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Saturday, June 27, 2015

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one banana sliced into eleven pieces



banana peel -
where the road curves
a pile of garbage

© gillena cox

Whats this all about??? okay; i've eaten one sliced banana for the morning, planning on a more sturdy breakfast after i post; no i did not litter, threw my peel in the kitchen garbage; Whats this about garbage? i can see the pile of bagged garbage in the street, the garbage collectors pick up the bags most time in the wee hours of dawn and sometimes later in the mornings.
#Banana peel #garbage - inspiration for my digital art and haiku today.
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Spent much of yesterday reading a novel, giving no time to my online pursuits.



I am blog hopping today at 6WS


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Week16 Year 5


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Recuerda Mi Corazon haiku my heart - banana


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Wednesday, June 24, 2015

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a verdant drive through -
near a lagoon vendors ply
first view of the beach

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a verdant drive through
from the side of the mountain
water tricking down

near a lagoon vendors ply
their sugar cakes and fudge -
wide toothy smiles

first view of the beach
smell of the salty sea
draws me closer

© gillena cox 2015




I am blog hopping today at
Carpe Diem #762 lagoon

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Tuesday, June 23, 2015

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image courtesy Carpe Diem


they tease the seascape
coconut palms fronds in the wind -
sound of lapping waves

seagull -
each dive from the rocks
feeds with precision

sundown -
a bus trudging through forests
such narrow paths

© gillena cox


i'm blog hopping today at
Carpe Diem Tokubetsudesu #49 at the seashore (Vision Quest reprise)

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Monday, June 22, 2015

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church on the mountain -
a hummingbird's backward dance
through the pine needles

© gillena cox




I am blog hopping today at
Carpe Diem #761 Pines


new summer robes--
listening to the pine breeze
they emerge
© Kobayashi Issa (Tr. David Lanoue)


covered with pines
the place of my dreams
Matsushima
© Chèvrefeuille

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Sunday, June 21, 2015

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Father's day -
the rain in torrents
restrains the heat

© gillena cox 2015


Revisit
Fathers Day 2014
Fathers Day 2013
Sunday Lime 1


Happy Fathers Day to all my Lunch Break visitors and friends
Its a rainy Sunday in our Rainy Season
My father(deceased 1999) was a fire fighter; i remember receiving news of his death while at work, it was an extremely rainy day back then also, though not a June day
Share a tidbit about your dad when you drop by today
Sunday Smiles


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How is your Sunday going? Today is #38 in the series 'Sunday Lime' To share with me you can EMAIL me; you can COMMENT; and you can enter a LINK from your blog, at the Linky below




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Saturday, June 20, 2015

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this June night -
the moon shines through
a lazy heat

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overcast sky
easy thoughts
pretty umbrella

© gillena cox





I am blog hopping today at 6WS


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Carpe Diem #759, long day/summer solstice



nagaki hi mo saezuri taranu hibari kana

even a long day
is not enough for the singing
of a skylark
© Basho (Tr. Jane Reichhold)

Summer Solstice
the longest day of the year
welcomed with music
© Chèvrefeuille

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