Thursday, October 31, 2013


Samhain greetings
To you and yours
Blessed be

Wednesday, October 30, 2013

Lake Hayes 4

Lake Hayes Otago NZ (4)
Amphitheater of the lake
Seating at shore and hills
The show must go on

Tuesday, October 29, 2013

Ilam Orange

Rhododendron Ilam orange
Not bothered
But bewitched
You sultry maiden you

Monday, October 28, 2013

Wat Leu

Out of respect
If you meet the Buddha
Know your self

Sihanoukville ~ Karl

Sunday, October 27, 2013

Buddhas 31

Buddhas (31)
I have many forms
I am not who I think I am 

I am beyond space and time

Saturday, October 26, 2013

Good Shepherd

Churcvh of the Good Sheperd (6)
Lonely vigil
At the end of the earth
A bell tolls for thee

Friday, October 25, 2013

Autumn Calgary 24

Autumn Calgary Alberta (24)
We’ve always wanted
To have a white picket fence
Nature will provide

Thursday, October 24, 2013

Irene Stead

Rhododendron Irene Stead
Beauty in the morning
Beauty at night
Beauty all the day

Wednesday, October 23, 2013


On tranquil sea
Trawlers docked


Tuesday, October 22, 2013

Buddhas 30

Buddhas (30)
Come, come in
The reading interrupted
You are welcome here

Monday, October 21, 2013

Lake Tekapo 3

Evening at Lake Tekapo. (3)
Water washes away
The cares of the day
Soothes the fevered brow

Sunday, October 20, 2013

Lake Hayes 3

Lake Hayes Otago NZ (3)
Green was stripped away
Leaving the ore behind
A sight for bright eyes

Saturday, October 19, 2013

Koichiro Wada 1

Rhododendron Koichiro Wada (1)
We’ve gathered
To share our beauty
With you

Friday, October 18, 2013

Bayon Temple

Like karst mountains
Looming by the river
Swans don’t mind

Siem Reap ~ Karl

bayon temple - angkor wat - cambodia ~ Karl

Thursday, October 17, 2013

Reflection 12

Yon snow capped mountain
Shoulders its bulk above lake
To bully the sky

Wednesday, October 16, 2013

Lake Tekapo 2

Evening at Lake Tekapo. (2)
Weather worn boulders
Have their evening bath
Then, stony slumber

Tuesday, October 15, 2013

Autumn Calgary 28

Autumn Calgary Alberta (28)
Shall we meander
Traipse through brambled thicket
Make our own path

Monday, October 14, 2013

Koichiro Wada

Rhododendron Koichiro Wada
Christmas ornament
Full of light
Nature made

Sunday, October 13, 2013


Oooh, it’s hot
And I am tired
Home is where I am

Saturday, October 12, 2013

Columbus Day

In three small ships
Small in our days
Big in his

Friday, October 11, 2013

Lake Tekapo 4

Evening at Lake Tekapo. (1)
Soft, now comes
The greying twilight
Gentle waves lapping

Thursday, October 10, 2013

Lake Hayes 2

Lake Hayes Otago NZ (2)
Wind has picked up
And blown the gold around
Plenty for all

Wednesday, October 9, 2013

Leif Erikson Day

Cast in stone or not
Adventurers have always
Traveled the Earth

Tuesday, October 8, 2013


You don’t know
What my life is like
I’m serious, man

Monday, October 7, 2013

Pirate 2

Pirates have landed
To terrorize the lubbers
Far from roiling seas

Sunday, October 6, 2013

Moreaki Boulders

More Boulders
Oh, poor Ralph
Went out with the boys last night
And got smashed

Saturday, October 5, 2013

Autumn Calgary 29

Autumn Calgary Alberta (29)
Silently, softly
Be still, breathing quietly
We'll watch each other

Friday, October 4, 2013

Margaret Dunn

Rhododendron Margaret Dunn
Boldly we go
Where many
Have gone before

Thursday, October 3, 2013

Bottoms Up

My life is too busy
To attend
To details

Wednesday, October 2, 2013

Harbor 5

Yon lie the parched hills
Beyond blue Richardson Bay
Under summer sun

Tuesday, October 1, 2013

Moreaki Boulders 16

More Boulders (16)
Long ago and far away
The Stones
Came to a new land