For some reason is of this yellow flower. Well I guess the reason was of the shadow it cast on the leaf below. This one day I walked through this field and all the flowers were in full bloom. Later that month I returned and the field was empty. Like life...we are here and then gone. Hopefully I’m a perennial. Nikon d60 and Nikon 18-55mm lens. … [Read more...] about My favorite recent photo of a flower.
Unfortunately you passed away before my eyes. Riding my bicycle one day I came across you in the road. I thought you were just stunned and placed you in the bushes out of harms way. The next day I came to check on you and there you sat beside the road. We made eye contact and you let out a sweet “cheep”. Placing you in my bike bag I road as fast as I could to get you … [Read more...] about I tried to save you my friend
Birds drink from the bird bath Birds wash in the bird bath Birds shit in the bird bath … [Read more...] about Zen thoughts on the 2016 presidential election.
If you've found a travelers paradise. Don't tell anyone. Keep it a secret. Even when you have the urge to monetize it into Google sellout money. Enjoy your little secret spot on this planet, because paradise is slowly disappearing around us. I'll never tell! … [Read more...] about My secret travel paradise.
Great video here on the madness of normal everyday life that we've been led to believe. Time to open my eyes again. Wake up! https://youtu.be/21j_OCNLuYg http://naturalhomes.org/ "Jon's unconventional choices are a result of his philosophy on the best way to live. "It isn't necessarily natural building that I'm interested in," he said. "It's self-reliance, and shelter … [Read more...] about Life is easy, but not for you. Why?
Someone said to me, “they will think you are a fool.” The person was scared of what people might be thinking of me. Trying to protect me. That made me happy that people might consider me a fool. Are you fearful of being labeled a fool? We all have our own rhythm to find in life. Our pace. Our particular walk or path to forge. Could it be a great sign when they hiss at you … [Read more...] about Are you scared of being labeled a “Fool.”
To be given life is the ultimate gift. When we are first born we have the right to cry or laugh. When we grow up we have the freedom to choose the way we want to be. Humans were born with rights equal to every other living thing but because of our unlimited desire human life is often of less quality than most other animals. … [Read more...] about “Life is easy. Why do we make it so hard?”
You can travel until you drop dead searching for the “so called” travelers paradise and never find it. Paradise exists in your head. Until you find peace within, your search will continue in disappointment. Empty out a closet and sit in it without the lights on. Don't come out until you can stand yourself. Once you have achieved this, you have found travelers paradise. … [Read more...] about Travelers paradise does not exist.
My thinking is “Go for It!” My recommendation would be sticking in the developing world of Central America. Guatemala is an excellent choice. You might be wondering why I consider Guatemala a good choice? Because I have witnessed a son traveling with his father on the shores of Lago de Atitlan in Guatemala. … [Read more...] about Traveling with a parent with Alzheimer
I knew there was something in front of me. It was not something I could touch. Tears flowed down my cheeks. Beautiful… as the surrounding mountains, she whispered in my ear. I knew this lady, yet nothing human stood before me. This spirit or deep feeling was very friendly. Perhaps we have crossed paths before. Maybe she raised me as a child. She could be my mother alive … [Read more...] about The spirits of the mountains in Yungay, Peru.