Monday, October 15, 2007


teetering on edge
focus in still quiet hope
i do it for you


off balance scatter
return to the hope that is
centering prayer


Roswila said...

I love the photo! Thanks for the laugh. (One can almost hear the dog thinking that first haiku...)

Crafty Green Poet said...

What an adorable photo!

Ackworth Born said...

marvellous - what a clever dog!

Greggo said...

great photo and haiku!

Cre8Tiva said...

this is so on earth did you get him to sit still long enough to take a photo?!?!...i love your words about balance and centering...i always need that, but this afternoon more than ever...i am breathing...i want you to know that i alwyas e-maiol people who comment on my blog...but i cannot find your i thank you for all the well-written and thoughful posts you leave for where are you in NC???...blessings, rebecca

get zapped said...

What great focus! Darling haiku!

tumblewords said...

Incredibly fun photo! Balanced, for sure!

jem said...

Great photo - its all about the look in the eyes - that knowledge of how hard it is to keep anything balanced for long.

somepinkflowers said...

i just found you over here!

who knew!


not me...
but now i do
and *How Nice*

you are balanced yourself
so much talent...

i have no idea
how you find time
to do all that you do!

AND Spanish mackerel !!!

qualcosa di bello said...

roswila...i think he just might have considered those words!

crafty...thank you. phil is very accomodating!

ackworth...& he is indeed clever!

thank you, greggo!

rebecca...phil is a very good natured guy who will do most anything for his people! i will drop you a line in a moment...we are in eastern NC

zap...thank you!

tumble...(i love your blog-name!) fun with balance it is! are so right...his eyes tell the whole story...

spf...HEY!!! glad to see you here! next photo session i will see if phil could balance a mackerel for you! ;)

Mariacristina said...

Your photo haiku are charming! Some are funny, like this one, others profound, like the marriage, and others show an abiding love of nature.