sleep soft, love day is done sink in to night’s embrace let go, love into dreams as breathing slows it’s pace and in the morn I’ll kiss your face and laugh with you my saving grace


in ink black night I saw you bright as neon shining beacon of home I scrambled over rocks to reach you through brambles chest high and now we rest in calmer seas and the taste of you lingers on my lips in sleep

to sleep

cocooned in black limbs twined heads rest in partnered pillows quiet breaths fall softly muscles rest thoughts drift away peace enfolds in quiet calm of nighttimes’s dark embrace

slipping into night

moments of peace clocks tick keys clunk as words spill on my keyboard the weekend long as it was is over the house has returned to full occupation and only now the quiet spreads as eyes close soft to sleep as gentle breaths and tiny sighs replace the noise of squabbling siblings demanding time accepting…… Continue reading slipping into night


I fall with the dusk in heavy shades of blue reduced to a silhouette stark outline ‘gainst fading sky as the night pools at my feet scented with the promise of spring rain

morning moon

the morning moon hangs low over the treetops like a ripe fruit watching over the hills calm and serene across the valley the sun stretches and yawns sends sunbeams bouncing off clouds grabbing attention dazzling eyes the morning moon rests wide smiling face relaxed soft and gently glowing patiently biding time til darkness falls again


We have our first snow of the winter! My daughter was rather excited about this and went out before bed to spin around and enjoy the snow. Not the best photos ever but I like them because they captured the moment.