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a barn, of sorts

Taking cues from the myriad of agricultural and vernacular forms I spotted on my trip up Yosemite-way the other week, this small square structure features a prominent gable on two ends, with a raised, ventilated mini-gable at the center bay, and a lantern above that on the center bay.   14 more words

Entire Buildings

Look Closely, Or Not - haiku by Dennis Allen Lange

When this close,
A hot air balloon.
Far – lantern.


photo by coolhewitt23 at


* The haiku I write are lines of 3-5-3 syllables instead of 5-7-5. 20 more words


Ditch the Diyas this Diwali: Here's how

Did I hear all the mothers, aunties, and all the Diwali buffs gasp? Ditch the diyas??! what is this ladki saying? 

Well okay, don’t ditch the precious diyas  318 more words


Inktober Day 21

Some pots from my backyard.

Ballpoint pen.

Visit to Hue, Vietnam - Part 2

Central Vietnam, Hue (Former Capital of Vietnam)

This is Part 2 of my visit to Hue which I will be sharing on our visit to The Imperial City and our River Cruise ride on the Perfume River. 706 more words