Category Archives: Nature

Postcard from the hills

Sometimes in silence, I reflect on love. Love that I have, and, love that is gone. What is gone often seems very close, While what I have seems distant and cold. As I sat surveying the hill side, I stroked … Continue reading

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By the river Ganges

I love the sublime mountains, But the waters always haunt me.  Oceans, seas, rivers, lakes,  They all have me hooked. And, if it is the mighty Ganges,  Then all I can do is sit quietly by its banks  Hoping that … Continue reading

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Finding Zen

Sleeping in late, still tired and achy from my travels, I vaguely remember it is a Monday.  But there is no rush, no hustle to get up, to go anywhere or get any work done.  I can see the sunlight … Continue reading

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An April Haiku

Sunshine on young leaves Cold breeze whistles through the pines Spring in the mountains.

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A March Haiku

Fallen flowers whirling Along the sun kissed path Spring disappears.

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Winter is Dead

Cover of leaves Swaying outside the window As my mind sways Inside. The wind on my face is soft And tousles my hair ever so gently. The lone thrush calls out plainly And stops to listen when I mimic it. … Continue reading

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Black Coffee Blues

Can’t make up my mind where to belong sometimes. The ocean or the sky? Land seems boring, and the question is often bigger than the answer. Or, is it just black coffee blues on a long day into night? Staring … Continue reading

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