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Flying a Kite Haiku

August 27, 2020 - The kites fly so high In the aether of deep blue Oceans of air waves
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Copake in August

August 11, 2020 - Rolling greens of multi shades, jeweled lake of vibrant blue, and deepening shadows of leafy trees. Peace and calm perva...
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Country Escape

July 04, 2020 - Day trip to Copake, NY, all green and lush. The Berkshire mountains rise in the distance. The raised beds on the propert...
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Mid Winter Day

February 03, 2020 - Mid winter day in Copake, the colors of February are suffused with gold and copper-saffron. Under a cloudy sky, lake Upp...
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Eighty-six Acres

October 22, 2019 - Eighty-six acres in Copake/Ancram, NY, with rolling hills, ponds, lake, and the Berkshire Mountains in the distance affo...
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Harlem Meer

October 12, 2019 - Harlem Meer, the northern tip of Central Park, is a tranquil spot with a lake and a discovery center. Weeping willows ad...
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Harlem Meer's Floating Christmas Tree

December 17, 2018 - Across from the Charles A. Dana Discovery Center in Central Park's Harlem Meer floats a Christmas tree in the lake. Actu...
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Harriman State Park: Autumn's Turning

October 20, 2018 - Post mid October and the leaves are turning in Harriman State Park, NY. Milkweed pods are bursting open displaying silky...
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Central Park Conservatory Garden and Harlem Meer: Hints of Spring

February 15, 2018 - At Harlem Meer and adjacent Central Park Conservatory Garden, the farthest northeast corner of the Upper West Side, ther...
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Lamppost Lights Haiku

January 16, 2018 - Lamppost lights turn on Golden silver spills on Meer Announce evening shade
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Copake Day Jaunt

October 22, 2017 - Memorable visit to the 90 plus year-old Copake home, rich in family history and tended with loving care by a nephew and...
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Impressionism on the Lake

October 18, 2017 - Mid October and the leaves are changing color in Harriman State Park, NY. The vibrant yellows, oranges, and reds spill t...
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Bow Bridge: A Halcyon Spot

October 18, 2016 - With a world disordered, roiling events, vituperation and vitriol unsettling social harmony, there lies a spot in all se...
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White Egret in Central Park's Harlem Meer

May 01, 2016 - At the northernmost part of Central Park sits Harlem Meer with its lake, trees, and wildlife. A solitary egret made my S...
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Bow Bridge, Flickr Explore, October 1, 2015

October 02, 2015 - Iconic Bow Bridge in Central Park made Flickr Explore on October 1st. Last Tuesday, on a clear, warm morning, I sauntere...
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Infrared: Back to the Drawing Board

September 24, 2015 - Still working with blue, white, and tan tones to achieve the surreal quality I prefer in infrared. Whether in landscape,...
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Another in Flickr's Explore, "Gone Fishin' "

August 27, 2015 - This summer Sunday scene from Lake Sebago in Harriman State Park, NY, made it into Flickr's Explore, August 26th. Happy...
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And the Livin' is Easy - Lake Sebago, Harriman State Park, NY

August 25, 2015 - Summertime at Lake Sebago in Harriman State Park, an hour from New York City, offers a wide range of recreational pleasu...
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Copake Summer Fare

August 11, 2015 - A time to get together at the family homestead...relatives, friends, and acquaintances gather by the lake, young, old an...
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The Swan

July 12, 2015 - its grace is non-pareil. Skimming the surface of the lake, the swan has magical motion, ease of movement. Its feathers c...
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Copake, NY

October 13, 2014 - Two hours north of NYC lies Copake, with lake Lower Rhoda, the foothills of the Berkshires, and the blazing colors of au...
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Monksville Reservoir, Ringwood, NJ, Pristine Landscape

June 02, 2014 - Some landscapes are so pristine straight from the camera that to post process them seems an adulteration of their natura...
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Vantage Point

May 08, 2014 - Skyscrapers and tall buildings loom above Central Park. Some are sighted through leafing trees. In many spots of the par...
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Turtle Pond's Edge

March 26, 2014 - Birds bathe, pale reeds grow, and geese ripple V's to the Turtle Pond's edge. A calm pervades where a lone leaf floats a...
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Spring Has Sprung in Central Park

March 20, 2014 - First day of spring in Central Park. Sparrows, snowdrops, and daffodils announce the opening act of a season that will p...
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Winter Whiteout, Mohonk Mountain, New Paltz, NY

December 15, 2013 - Tons of snow, blanketing the landscape with powdered crystals, crushed to such fineness that whiteness pervades stretchi...
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Weeping Willow Haiku

September 10, 2013 - Pendant drapery Curtains the lake's shimmer blue Sighs our secrets too
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Summer Delights

August 08, 2013 - To gather at an ancestral home, laden with artifacts and memories, in a paradisiac setting of lake, trees, flowers, joy...
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