Saturday, February 28, 2015

1609

ah the lure of a wildflower



path of sunlight -
a wildflower
furls

© gillena cox


Revisit
gaze
spell
light


I am blog hopping today at 6WS


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i heart macro #92

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Friday, February 27, 2015

1608


my digital art piece process


twisted reeds blemish
head of a king tormented
his crown of thorns

© gillena cox


Revisit
crown of thorns
another season
fish meals


I'm blog hopping today at
Paint Party Friday Week 51, Year 4

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Express Your Creativity week-9


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Recuerda Mi Corazon haiku my heart - 'crown of thorns

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Tuesday, February 24, 2015

1607


image courtesy Carpe Diem
slowly a snail seeks
his path between Cherry blossoms
reaches for the sky
© Chèvrefeuille



cool of morning -
cuttings of lemon grass
scents garden shears
© gillena cox


Revisit
faint cooo
lemon grass
pedestrian feet



written for the prompt at
Carpe Diem "Haiku Writing Techniques" #8 Karumi (Lightness)

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1606


image courtesy Carpe Diem



view of the harbour
he adds salt to his beer -
rippling waters
© gillena cox



Revisit
salt rimmed
golden beer
many oceans



i am blog hopping today at
Carpe Diem #674, Channel

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Sunday, February 22, 2015

1605



a delicate breeze
trees at the river side lean
the blue butterfly

perched on a rock
the song of a grackle
swift in passing

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a beach umbrella
the perfect reading tent
splash of waves

yearning for salt
tiny shells in the sand
opened chip chip

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an uncut flower
who know the name
of this wayside one

plucking petals
daisy tales of true love
or not true love

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ornate envelope
post marked 2014
a new year card

heart shaped chocolates
such a hopeless romantic
his doting wife

© gillena cox



Revisit
lent
thin slices
Sunday Lime 1



We are in the season of Lent; Sunday Smiles

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I am blog hopping today at
Poetry Pantry 240


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Sunday Whirl Wordle #200


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Carpe Diem #672, 'Summertime'

it seems to wash
the summer mountains...
sunrise
© Issa


A summer river being crossed
how pleasing
with sandals in my hands!
© Buson


rising sun
paints her shoulders golden –
summer morning –
© Paloma


a beach umbrella
the perfect reading tent
splash of waves
© gillena cox

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Saturday, February 21, 2015

1604

first Saturday of the lenten season

image from public domain




I am blog hopping today at 6WS


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Carpe Diem little creatures #18, Issa's "rice blossoms"


tombô mo ogamu te tsuki ya ine no hana

the dragonfly too
folds hands in prayer...
rice blossoms
© Kobayashi Issa

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cherry blossoms bloom
first bees come to gather honey -
cherries in autumn
© Chèvrefeuille

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a season
reflective of precious blood -
cross of Calvary
the battymamselle wings
like stained glass windows

© gillena cox


Revisit
cutting lent
yellow dragonfly
red dragonfly

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Friday, February 20, 2015

1603


okay, so i've been promising and promising, so here is my first art journal entry for 2015, a pencil drawing



I'm blog hopping today at
Paint Party Friday Week 50, Year 4


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Express Your Creativity week-8


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Recuerda Mi Corazon haiku my heart - art journalling


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Carpe Diem Special #133, Fuyuko Tomita’s “how lonely”



image courtesy Carpe Diem

さんさんとそそぐ朝日の文机に遺す未完の歌ぞ淋しき
Sansan to/ sosogu asahi no/fuzukue ni/ nokosu mikan no/ uta zo samishiki

How lonely I would be
left behind on my desk
an unfinished poem
in the glorious morning sun
© Fuyuko Tomita

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i am alone
with my thoughts and my pencils
a turbo dog
evolves

© gillena cox


Revisit
fashioned
breakfast
watergrass




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Thursday, February 19, 2015

1602




I am blog hopping today at
Thursday's Challenge "MACHINES" (Motors, Gears, Computers, Electronics, Wires, Phones...)



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image courtesy Carpe Diem


out in the sunshine
setting the trends in fashion -
Sunday afternoon

© gillena cox


Revisit
saying 1
nearby park
power wires


and back-linking to the Georges Seurat art prompt at
Carpe Diem #671, 'Sunday Afternoon'


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will Link also to
Shadow Shot Sunday 2

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Tuesday, February 17, 2015

1601



fanfare of colour
the Tuesday Masquerade
esteems the sun

© gillena cox











Carnival Tuesday mas, through the Western Main Road, St James; all photos taken today - gillena cox 2015


Linking today to

Ruby Tuesdays Too


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Carpe Diem "Haiku Writing Techniques" #7 Sabi-Wabi

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Monday, February 16, 2015

1600

My New Monday Meme is up click here to link in

and while you linger here, enjoy some of the festivities of Carnival Monday out on the Western Main Road, St James, all photos taken this morning - gillena cox, 2015


bathed in fun-loving
jouvert morning -
the mud mas

© gillena cox





















I am blog hopping today at
Monday Mellow Yellows


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Carpe Diem #670, Bathing


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I'm back Linking to
Shadow Shot Sunday 2

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Poetry Pantry 238


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i heart macro 91

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