Category love

Standing Alone

Standing Alone Standing alone, on the shores of iniquity I prepare for the wave… The wave of deceit The wave of greed The wave of immorality The wave of dishonor Standing alone, on the shores of despair I wave goodbye… Goodbye to truth Goodbye to honor Goodbye to nature Goodbye to future Standing alone, on […]

The Picture of Love

The following poem, written for my Mom on this Mother’s Day, May 14th, 2017, was 60 years in the making… The Picture of Love When I was small, and you went away I thought of you each and every day The reason I know this is true Are pictures Bobo had of you Perched high […]

The Little Red Hen… or, How Owen Wilson Saved Me From Being A Hypocrite

I love chickens… when they are allowed to range freely and do their chicken thing eating bugs, scratching for treats, hiding nests in the deep grass, double clutching (eggs, not hot-rods), scurrying about establishing their pecking order, strolling around with a clutch of baby chicks in tow, flogging offending dogs… they are a joy to […]

Rediscovering John Denver

Rediscovering John Denver (a work in progress) Preface October 12, 2015 It’s looking like today is not going to be a very good day…  for one, it is the 18th anniversary of John Denver’s untimely death.  A tragic moment for humanity, whether we realize it or not.  I woke up this morning and decided to […]

A Few Glimpses of Equine Idaho…

Idaho is a wild and rugged state with much open space and a multitude of equine activities… ranching, back country packing and pleasure riding, just to mention a few.  We’re a state of horse lovers and take such pride in our history with the Appaloosa that it became our state horse in 1975.  I have […]

Friends

My animals are very aware of the camera and they truly like to get in the picture.  I just let them do whatever they want…  Last summer I was taking shots of flowers in the shade of our lilacs when Rose decided she wanted to be my subject.  She had me all to herself at […]