Haiku 52


  The Coqui is a tiny cricket frog common to the beautiful island of Puerto Rico. Its call is unique and clear, My cousin’s nickname is Coqui and when she would go out at night we could hear the Coqui calling out her name. My beloved grandmother would respond in Spanish with this short rhyme when the cricket frog called out my cousin’s name. It means: No, Coqui is … Continue reading Haiku 52

My Brain Went Bungee Jumping


My brain went bungee jumping the other day It bounced me up and down until it finally allowed one of my deep thoughts to rise along with it the thought penetrated a cloud and it rained love all over. Imagine that! All this because my brain went bungee jumping.     Related articles VIDEO: Bungee jumping off a French viaduct (fractionsoftheworld.wordpress.com) Bungee Jumping – Orlando … Continue reading My Brain Went Bungee Jumping

Fireworks in the Morning


The fourth of July is characterized by patriotic parades, picnics and the Macy’s Fireworks Fantasia. I took this photo this morning. As I looked at the flower through the lenses I thought about how nature has its own way of celebrating the 4th of July. Happy 4th of July everyone.   Related articles July Fourth (goodoldmodern.com) Fourth of July fireworks to be staged in downtown … Continue reading Fireworks in the Morning

Another Award to Cherish


I was bestowed this award for simply following the stories of a mother who stood by her adult daughter with great courage and passion for life. Unfortunately the daughter lost her battle with the illness that debilitated her. Tersia Burger’s courage is not one to be measured but a measure to aspire. I applaud her unconditional love for her beautiful daughter. It must have been … Continue reading Another Award to Cherish