Category: Photography

the shape of water

Remembering that I bought my 30mm lens for close-ups and so with time on my hands, I pointed the camera at water spouts in a miniature fountain.  water should not be flat water should not be smooth water should not be empty water should…

The lanes of boyhood

Down the lanes of boyhood, hear their laughter ring!See the tousled army marching straightway to a spring;Flat upon the ground they fall, just to get a drink,Here’s a thirst emporium where glasses never clink,No glittering place of red and gold the passer-by to snare,Yet, rich with Nature’s coloring, a thousand times more…

May the Day go well

And first off Tess Taylor’s “May Day” poem… They go, the early flags, the gory maples—so too the daffodils & Lenten roses.Other petals swirl & nights warm. Buds thicken and cast shadows:in a thunderstormI almost forget the ice that was. Narcissi suckle watery paths;meadows…