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Adrift

Adrift like a sailor
on a ship
in a bottle
Shrinking
with each failure
hands unsettled
on the tiller
Steering nowhere
on the shelf
where she left him

Poetry

Blessing from the City of Thousand Temples

The city of Tainan in southern Taiwan remains to be one of those places where its century-old monuments seem to make the concept of time almost nonexistent. 411 more words

Arts & Culture

Nautical Mile

Beneath us
The blues ­
A feeling so deep
It appears black

Emotions converge in waves
Rising and falling with our hopes
Of a distant message… 72 more words

Poetry

22. It's a Mystery (Week 40)

“It’s amazing how much you can accomplish when it doesn’t matter who gets the credit.” — President Harry S. Truman

This statue on the Sarasota Bayfront, named “Unconditional Surrender”,  was inspired by the photograph that Albert Eisenstaedt took in Times Square in New York City  of this spontaneous kiss when President Harry S Truman announced the end of the war on Japan.  165 more words

52 Week Photo Challenge

The Siren. Ekphrasis.

There is a murky tint to the water, like something sinister is hiding beneath. Even the outcropping of rocks seem mysterious. Dark. Like they are barricading the ocean and letting no one escape. 334 more words

Mad Sheep

{ Anchors Away! }

H-h-h-h-hey!

Summer trends are always popping up and remnants from previous year’s trends will never go out of style. Last year, the sailor style reached its peak as you saw many stores and people incorporate stripes, boat shoes, denim, and the infamous anchor print on their clothing pieces. 292 more words

Fashion