MY PHOTOGRAPHY OF THE WEST 

     MY PHOTOGRAPHY. . . WITH REFLECTIONS

MY WRITINGS:

SOLITUDE
Midnight                           Cool, quiet simplicity
Calm in Moonlight
                In the night, just be. . .
Wilderness 
                            Offers renewal
Starlight                                And meditation 

Sunday Choice                     To be physical
Midnight Run, January 5, 2015
   Into the universe
Just Imagine                  Allow yourself silence

Escalante Mesa               South Central Utah
Aloneness
                       Not loneliness
Wild Horse Mesa
               Mojave dreaming
Midnight Run
                       Black silence

NATURE
Seedling                                      Potential of a maple seed
Waterways to Peace                      A Metaphor for diminishing violence
Whispers of an Escalante Canyon
  The teacher
Onion Creek, Utah
                      Echoes of my flute
Early Summer  (Rhyming)                Human-caused?
Renewal                                   Through the seasons
Spring, Providence Mountains
   An awakening
A Gift Received
                        Water over quartz
Power of a Droplet                    Joining her sisters
Desert Climbing
                          Risk, reflection
Wellesley in Winter, 1946              Childhood wonder in snow

Hamilton in Summer, 1949                 Mentors
Wellesley in Winter, 1950                     Blue spruce

Wellesley in Spring, 1953                       Advice from a cypripedium 

TOWARD A MORE PEACEFUL WORLD

Graced by His Presence      (Rhyming)       In a dream
Hate in America                               Are we a hypocrisy?
Hear me. See me. Walk with me. Love me.  Somaliland
Toward Peace, 1967    (Rhyming)                    Happy learners

The Bridge Builder                                A tribute to President Obama
A New Dawn                                       Of better men
Listening
                                           And hearing

Creating Summer
                in the Winter of Our Souls    Human relationships
West of Gaalkacyo, Somalia                  Enroute to Dabaab
Unconventional Warriors
                     And weapons
To All Men From One Man
                 On International Women's Day, 2016
Elusive Love
                                   A radiant ideal
Who Will Teach Our Boys?
           Are we fully present?
In Honor of All Women
            International Women's Day 2014
Wealth Is . . .
                       Not material
Constant Gardeners
             Cultivate and encourage others
Two Weeks in Louisiana
        Post-Katrina recovery
Sherrie at Twilight
                A lullaby
Your Priceless Treasures
          Of perception and character
Your Truths
                               Carefully evolved
A Good Day
                                 Can be each day 


THE BLESSED CRITTERS
Meet Our Therapist    (Rhyming)            (He'll love you to pieces!)
Ramsey's Bro
    (Rhyming)                     Needs love too
Miranda    (Rhyming)                          A black lab's story 

Rites of Passage                         Hamilton, Massachusetts, 1949
Sharing
                                    Coexistence in a Mojave cave
A BarkBox of Love
    (Rhyming)        Anticipation and delight
Compassion Learned
                    From my sister
A Valentine
                                   For Miranda             
Kissing the Joy as it Flies
              Osprey and rain
It Likes My Wreath
    (Rhyming)         And hides beneath
Cliff Encounter
                         A mother's diversionary tactic
Terrorism in the Mojave
        They targeted me
Gifts                                    Exchanged  
 


FANTASY
Geode II                            Fantasy within a macrocosmos
Beach Daydream 1976
        Or was it reality?
Reversal
                            Is time directional?
The Return
                        Flying
The Rainforest                    Resting in green
Classical Haiku
                      Four impressions
As I Live and Breathe     
         I'm still relevant
Dominance
                               You are in my power. . .

Geode I                                       Geometry of light

FAITH

Welcome                                           To the real world
Exodus   (Rhyming)                                    I survive in spirit
To Join or Not Join the Islamist Jihad     Directions in life
An Open Letter to God             Questioning Omnipotence


POLITICS
Mister Fossil   (Rhyming)              The EPA Administrator
The Amateur    (Rhyming)           Knew best. . .            
Critique of President Trump's Inaugural Ceremony
The Agitator                   Has your attention
The Female Vote
             Nudged us toward the brink
Choice                              Of presidential candidates

ONCE A MARINE. . .
Journeys of Enlightenment      Emotional extremes
Finding Humanity
                   Toward the light

The Master Guns   (Rhyming)        A leader evolves
Silent Forgiveness               Tolerance
Negative Buoyancy
           Aquatics
Fusion
                             Semper Fidelis
A Parade in My Honor
        Honor I must live up to

VARIOUS
Hourglass   (Rhyming)               Using time

Benbow Island, 1959             Tryst
Crafting Images                 And other realities
Absolutes 
                       Are immeasurable          
Limericks
   (Rhyming)            For fun
Hardrock 25K                 Pressing on 

Who am I?   (Rhyming)          A riddle. . .
Evolution of Human Movement
    Past, present, future
After Receiving Your Gift of Fudge
  (Rhyming) The morphing of candy
Independence
                     Health
I Wish You. . .
                      All the best

AT YOUR SERVICE

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