Fairbanks to Valdez, A couplet and a tease. Three hundred and fifty eight Smooth rough, worn or great Miles. Smiles. Fairbanks, a semi-arid plain Valdez, maritime , with rain. The road between through ranging mountains, Lakes and glaciers, crystal fountains. Alpine tundra, black spruce forests Rain and wind provide a chorus. Donnely flats a sea of mist The dome a shadow through the rain Another passing on the list And coming b…
May 10, 2017In the north country, May showers bring June flowers, Anticipation ! ****** Snow slid off the roof Sakura portends Japan's spring Ours is avalanche! ********** The snow is slipping Falling from sun warmed spruce boughs Not spring yet, but close! ****** Rose skies, east and west As dawn lights up the arctic, Fine winter morning! *** I had my coffee. Next, off to the polls to vote Time to change the…
April 14, 2017So! Back in the fifties In the middle of Florida 5, let's see, no, 7, of us had been, caving, spelunking but that's another story. None the less, after spelunking, we all hopped in 2 cars to head back to campus. Now It was a hot day, so we'd left the doors open on the cars. Drivin' back, in our car we suddenly heard a sound from 'neath the seat to my ear it was pretty damn close to a sound I'd hear before the dry repeating rhythm of the rattle of a rather peeved rattlesnake!…
Japanese Manhole Covers, album created on June 4, 2013
When walking around, seeing the sights, sometimes it's worthwhile to look down.