Two Poems

1. BLACKWATER KAYAKING Slicing upstream through silent waters, into a mirror world, dream world, water world, liquid glass, gliding into two worlds, real and unseen, seen and seems. Leaves flit across the water like butterflies. Butterflies flutter above its surface...

Checking in and catching up

It’s been a long time since I’ve posted on this site. I apologize, slightly, for the silence. I will say, though, that almost the only folks who comment on this blog these days are spammers: someone wanting to sell me something (most commonly male organ...

Travel – Solo? With a Tour?

I‘m a wanderer, an absorber of dust from the places I visit. The world outside my comfort zone has always beckoned me to come, to see, and to understand (not conquer). For you, whether curious reader, armchair traveler, seasoned sophisticate, or would-be traveler...