Tagged: deer

consistency breeds

consistency breeds
familiarity – the
deer in our backyard

sneaking up as i dance between
clothes lines, under the high sun
.
20221229:1904
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the white-tailed deer in

the white-tailed deer in
our backyard has found a new
spot from which to watch

us, keep tabs on our comings
and our goings, co-exist
.
20221227:1738
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t-minus four days

t-minus four days
till christmas, even the deer
in our backyard are

m.i.a., busy rehearsing
as backup for their annual gig
.
20221221:1653
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the first watch – when a

in the backyard this

in the backyard this
morning, four bucks, two does, one
fawn, finding home with

us, if only for a little
while, an unlikely family
.
20220807:2014
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mom’s miniature

mom’s miniature
roses survived after all
these years, countless tries

later, now out back fending for
themselves against wandering deer
.
20220512:1925
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this morning’s herd of

this morning’s herd of
deer pranced through the backyard a
blur, only the buck

paused, looked back once to check that
no one had been left behind
.
20220107:1957
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mama’s miniature

mama’s miniature
roses try not to look too
enticing to the

traveling deer, blossoms under
the chinese mahogany
.
20211014:2005
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in the backyard at

at the golden hour,

at the golden hour,
you prance across the cornfields
and look back at us,

admiring the way the light
hits our faces while watching you
.
20210708:2023
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