Friday, September 30, 2011

Chiso Mountain

Ornate craftsmanship
Painstaking skillful labours
Done with humble hands

Thursday, September 29, 2011

Niagara Autumn 3

Above the eddies
Autumn displays its splendor
Splashes of colour

Wednesday, September 28, 2011

Autumn 9

Down the wooded trail
We venture through fantasy
Colours to delight

Tuesday, September 27, 2011

Coast of Britain 4

Through orbital sphere
Light of untold mysteries
Wonder to behold

Monday, September 26, 2011

Johnny Appleseed*

He wandered the land
Thereby spreading his legend
Through this young nation

Sunday, September 25, 2011

Offering to Monk

From early childhood
We are taught how to adapt.
To our own cultures

Saturday, September 24, 2011

Little Red Tug 3

The splash and the spray
Ahoy, we’re off to the race
May the best tug win

Friday, September 23, 2011

First Day of Autumn*

The leaves are turning
I feel a chill in the air
Crunching underfoot

Photo Credit
Vivaldi

"Autumn wins you best by this its mute appeal to sympathy for its decay."
- Robert Browning

Thursday, September 22, 2011

Coast of Britain 1

Fractals envisaged
Swirling through realms of colour
Ravel, unravel

Wednesday, September 21, 2011

Softly, Softly 2

Gentle violet
Come sweetness of bouquet
Flavor the sunlight

Tuesday, September 20, 2011

Royal Palace (Cambodia)

Electricity
Outlines the Royal Palace
Enhances the night

Monday, September 19, 2011

Cloud 26

Gentle hued horizon
Your tumult at end of day
Soft upon my eyes

Sunday, September 18, 2011

The Remarkables 6

Cold, frosted mountains
I’m at home in these places
Winter settles in

Saturday, September 17, 2011

Calabi Yau 2

Pristine swirling dance
Entrances eyes like music
Captivates the ear

Friday, September 16, 2011

Softly, Softly 1

Come a bit closer
Want you to meet fam’ly
Mom, me and the kids

Thursday, September 15, 2011

Children of Bassac Dance Troupe

Look Ma, I’m on stage
Dancing, performing, singing
Aren’t you proud of me?

Wednesday, September 14, 2011

Red Tree 2

Scarlet explosion
Mother Nature says ‘watch this’
Nothing up my sleeve

Tuesday, September 13, 2011

Lake Wakatipu 2

After our supper
One by one, the lights go out
City goes to bed

Monday, September 12, 2011

Calabi Yau

The power of sight
Two dimensions become three
Can you hear me now?

Sunday, September 11, 2011

Patriot Day*

We will not forget
But will we ever forgive
Bless us, bless us all

Saturday, September 10, 2011

Brothers

We share common load
Travel the road together
Barefoot and smiling

Friday, September 9, 2011

Sunset 12

It’s been a long day
I’ve traveled a far distance
Perhaps I've stood still

Thursday, September 8, 2011

Main Street Arrowtown

The way it was, is
Away from the madding crowds
Pause to have a chat

Wednesday, September 7, 2011

Aurora Borealis 2

Totem from the dark
Primitive yearnings of ages
Both past and present

Tuesday, September 6, 2011

Raspberry Ice

Raspberry ice.
They say, “look at us.
See, we have nothing to hide
In all our glory.”

An attention getting floribunda rose with a spreading open habit producing sprays of stunning cupped blooms of pink and white, dramatically edged in red; dense dark green foliage provide the perfect contrast to make this shrub truly stand out.

Monday, September 5, 2011

Labor Day*

Honor the workers
Who daily build this nation
To what it could be

Sunday, September 4, 2011

Feather Duster 6

Stretching to the sky
Feather dusters on slim poles
Keeping the air clean

Saturday, September 3, 2011

Old Arrowtown

Down these autumn lanes
Walks through peaceful neighborhoods
Beyond the hustle

Friday, September 2, 2011

Après Midi D’une Faune

Prismatic fractals
Overtaking the planet
Finding a way home

Thursday, September 1, 2011

Playboy - City of Leeds

Brave on, young rosebud
Lead the way for others
That soon will follow