Speaking Their Thanks

The full moon rose russet
as the tide ebbed,
moonlight and water
speaking their thanks
and I in the dark receiving
not in words
but in beauty.




12 Responses to “Speaking Their Thanks”

  1. Pichay says:

    Thank you, Don. We do well to join those bodies.

  2. thomas mcdermott says:

    Lovely imagery as always. Heading to the coast tomorrow to commune with the tides.

  3. Tim Rippey says:

    I enjoy slowing down a bit a reading your poems. Thank you for the opportunity.

  4. The generous beauty of nature — a better currency than paper!
    Thanks, Don. Rich in beauty, as always.

  5. Jack leishman says:

    I love this “expanded” haiku…….it speaks so simply the truth of truth and gratitude……

  6. Marco says:

    will re-read this Saturday/Sunday … with the next full one!

  7. Maria Jimenez Frid says:

    When I look up at the moon, my compulsion, always, is to match its radiance…………thank you Don, as always, beautiful!

  8. the beauty way……

  9. David Banner says:

    Don…on a shamanic weekend years ago, I walked in the woods, saw a beautiful flower, stopped and admired it ….and I distinctly felt its gratitude for not rushing by……

  10. Chandra Holsten says:

    So much in so few words. Very nice!

  11. Bill Dare says:

    Thanks for your witness as you walk in Beauty, Don.

  12. David Kyle says:

    Don, Your images get stronger and stronger. Thanks.

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