Tag Archives: Hawaii

Wild

Feral chickens seemed to be everywhere in Kauai, Hawaii. On my trip a few years ago, I was fascinated by their presence. My first encounter with a sunbathing seal. I had to take a closer look with the camera’s eye. … Continue reading

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Gentle Memories

Dreaming again Of  gentle breezes Lacy, soft waves Lapping curious toes Cooling hot sands underfoot Washing away winter worries Delighting the senses Moments of yesteryear   Frank’s Challenge: Gentle  

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Go Big!

Frank at ‘Dutch Goes The Photo’ has asked us to Go Big. All my senses were on fire standing in front of the vastness of the Pacific Ocean.   “Our memories of the ocean will linger on, long after our … Continue reading

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Flight Path

There are many paths we take in life, but flying over Kauai, Hawaii last year, impressed my senses beyond belief. The feel of being in a helicopter is like experiencing a slow-motion journey comparable to that of a bird’s flight. … Continue reading

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Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge #4: Building, Clouds, B/W, etc

This photo was taken looking out through a lounge window in Honolulu, Hawaii last year. Black & White version. Pineapple version.   Cee’s Challenge

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Where The Wild Things Are

I was happy to see my first seal, not in captivity, just enjoying the sun. (Beach in Kauai, Hawaii)   A bird in Hawaii that still enjoyed its freedom.   A bit of cultural shock with roosters and hens roaming … Continue reading

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Forever Memory

   Spellbound in moment Captivating, twilight dreams Arousing senses Imagination blissful Soaking in the wondrous sight   Colleen’s Challenge #77: Charm & Time (Synonyms Only) Patrick’s Challenge #132: Twilight

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Shades of Warmth

Photo taken on beach in Kauai, Hawaii. Footsteps back in time Memories of total warmth No thoughts of winter   Ailsa’s Travel Theme: Warm

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Pic and a Word Challenge #114: Isolation

  Revelation gels Solidifying belief Oneness in nature Interconnection unfolds Isolation vanishes   Patrick’s Challenge  

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Colleen’s Weekly Poetry Challenge #52: Spirit & Joy

  Photographer’s dream Capturing sunrise spirit Joyous indulgence   Colleen’s Challenge

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Life’s Delights

  In whirlwind of life Delight in scent of moments That sweeten the Earth   TJ’s Household Haiku: Earth & Whirlwind   Ron’s Challenge    

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Haiga Heaven Challenge #40: Gleaning

  Marie’s Challenge

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Colleen’s Weekly Poetry Challenge #50: Voice & Watch

  Watching mesmerized Feeling ocean voices roar Light peeling layers Too timid in the darkness Dawn’s truth satiates senses   Colleen’s Challenge

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Suzanne’s On The Road Prompt

The prompt was to find spirituality in a menial task which can be referred to as “kitchen haiku.” My menial task was letting go of my mental to-do-list and savoring the moments that may come.  After a holiday, “reality” strikes … Continue reading

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Cee’s Black/White Photo Challenge:Texture

The Indian Banyan Tree intrigued me each time I saw one in Hawaii.  Unusually gnarly, each one had its own majestic presence and quite photogenic.   The mountainous, northern coastline of Kauai is a textural wonderland in B/W. The last … Continue reading

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TJ’s Household Haiku #13: Window & Heart

  Exotic window Reflecting back heart’s desires Ocean spirit laughs     TJ’s Challenge *So happy to be able to present photographs of a recent trip to Kauai, Hawaii. 🙂

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