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The Pleasure of Canyons

I’m drawn to canyons with their cool shade
and generous vegetation,
especially in this dry, mostly mountainous country
of sun-struck rock. 

And so is all life. 1,833 more words



My husband and I were on a detour off a main road, due to construction, when we came across this place in Nevada. The Valley of Fire is a state park, close to Lake Mead and not too far from the Arizona border. 104 more words

The Southwest

Abstract Landscape - 12 Mule Canyon

Depth transmitted to the one dimensional plane beyond a camera’s lens, represented in colorful and textural variance…the wavelength of light captured in a moment telling us what we need to see, to understand, to marvel, to appreciate the beauty of worlds we may never touch. 21 more words

Aerial Photography

August Poem 8

I’m sure you mean

That lovely lady you have

Will reveal a gun

Tucked into her canyon

Toward bareknuckle.



In the American Southwest, narrow may be found almost anywhere.

A narrow band of sunset light.

A sandstone canyon, narrowing in on itself.

Time and water flowing through a gooseneck.