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Kites in the Wind (Serious Poetry)

When I was a little boy my Grandfather would take me to get a kite,

As the warm breath of summer would release the spring in to memory. 107 more words

Thousands Of Kites: The Art Of Jacob Hashimoto

Brief Flashes of Light. Focus. And Impossible Goals, 2014 (detail)
Artist Jacob Hashimoto presents an unbelievable installation of 30,000 hand-made kites at the Mary Boone Gallery in New York this month! 20 more words

Women Ideas

Mermaid, binoculars, and a rainbow-making kite.

A mermaid emerges near the edge of beautiful San Diego Bay. She summons people from the bustling city with her megaphone…

A man with binoculars peers between the San Diego Convention Center and the Marriott Marquis hotel. 254 more words

Three That Fly Well (2014)

1. Kites.
2. Planes.
3. Chicken wings.
A delight often sought-
Regularly eaten, regularly bought.


A Word A Week Photograph Challenge: Fly

A few images captured at The Kite Festival in the Chicago Botanic Garden are my contribution to Sue Llewellyn’s Word A Week Photograph Challenge. I have enough trouble trying to… 33 more words


1978: science & the great kite craze

The beginnings of my kite flying are tangled up in the great craze of the mid ’70s. The Peter Powell stunter was the engine of the phenomenon. 160 more words

Kite Flying