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AshiAkira Haiku Poems


  AshiAkira, my dear Grandpa from Japan, is a Master of Haiku. You know him because you’ve read his poems on my little blog many, many times. Many of you also know his poems from his blog AshiAkira. He wrote almost 2000 Haiku poems in 10 years.  He’s the man whose poems made me write…

Lazy


  … Read also: Life Is Hell … They say “Live and let live.” And I guess they are right So I just stay in bed And have one beautiful time … Just lying there – not moving an inch Maybe having a beer and thinking some things You may say “You can’t do that. Man,…

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Miracolul din fața ta


  . Unii oameni au nevoie doar de o fotografie și câteva cuvinte pentru a te face să te simți minunat. Sweet and Salty este unul dintre acești oameni. “Câte o imagine îți umple sufletul ca pe-o găleată cu apă de izvor. Și dai pe dinafară de fericire. Ai întâlnit frumusețea. Ochiul tău face plecăciune…

Los Salvadorans


I said it many times. The blogosphere is a place where you can find beautiful people who can become friends for life. It worked for me, it could work for anybody. One of this friends is Christopher from milfordstreet.wordpress.com. A wonderful person and a very gifted man. He’s also a very talented photographer. Because of…

The Band Plays On (Life Is Hell)


  … Read also: Tonight I feel like writing a song … Your life is hell There ain’t no way to tell The coffee could be stronger You can’t stand your job no longer You work your fingers to the bone For a house that’s not a home … Life tears you apart It turns you…

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Cat Scratch Disease [Pathology Infographic]


. . Cats are principal reservoir of Bartonella Henselae (curved gram negative bacteria), the etiologic agent in most cases of Cat -Scratch Disease. Visit: Pathology of Cat Scratch Disease … To see and read more click here: Cat Scratch Disease [Pathology Infographic] … My ebooks   …

Tonight I feel like writing a song


  … Read also: Saying I love you … Tonight I feel like writing a song But the words don’t come easy – what’s going wrong I can’t even come up with the very first line Why’n’t anybody just throw me a rhyme … I want to put words of love in my song Just to…

Saying I love you


  … Read also: Die any younger … There has never been anything Sweeter than this one good love When just giving all of your heart Simply seems to be enough And dreams you’ve been dreaming Finally become real And saying I love you Don’t even come close To the way that you feel ……

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Positive


. . A short but very impressive film by one of my good friends, Josh. Where there is hope… there is life! Take a look! You will be impressed. Read more here: Positive

Die any younger


  … I fancied that girl Thought she was a beauty Tho nothing but a crazy cat When I asked for lightning She’d gimme thunder Hell, at least I could not have died any younger … I never felt that before And it was not a dream Tho we used to smoke some crazy pot…

A lot of things


  … She was the sweetest girl I’ve ever met Thought her love was the finest that I ever had But she turned out to be like any other Tho it took quite a while for me to discover … We used to be lovers We used to be friends We used to be partners…

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Blumen Baden~


. Baden-Baden’s spring bloom is just beginning. The tulips on the Lichtenthaler Alle, a strolling avenue and park, that follows the River Oos, are beginning their splendid spring bloom. To read more and see more beautiful photos, click here: Blumen Baden~

Just a good friend


  … She’s been a close friend for many of years It was late when she showed up – her face wrapped in tears I took her in my arms – kissed her teardrops away And when her eyes met mine I heard her say … Won’t you come be more than just a good…

Silent Fluidity


. . Agua Silent FluidityThere is something about the grace and serenity of water; it seems lazy and peaceful in one moment and then in the next, it shows great strength and power. Water is perseverance, patient, and adaptable; just think of the Colorado River creating the Grand Canyon. And most important of all, water…

Comfort’s a Stranger Away


  … It’s been a dream come true The best we’ve known Both me and you We’ve been flying high And we’ve been ugly The way it is Loving somebody Don’t wanna face the new born day And comfort’s a stranger away … If I was missing you? Somehow I reckon I still do We…

Keep the change!


  … Based loosely on hallucinations It feels like raining in my head Did you tell me that you love me – Not as often nor the way You could have Had… … Are you sure this isn’t funny? Next thing you know You could not care Less… … Written by Maik Herrmann   If…

Big red camellias


. . A beautiful Haiku written by AshiAkira … Big red camellias All of them looking toward me As I opened the door … You can read more amazing Haiku here: Officially spring Shivering but spring Startled by sparrows chirp

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There is a sign here


I have posted this photo some time ago. Theresa liked it so very much that she wrote a beautiful story about it. I like her story. If you will read it, you’ll like it, too, for sure 🙂 The sign has stood there a long time. Being a sign, it could not feel the passing…

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A wish to Grow and Bloom


. . Is it possible to have too much of a good thing? Lamby has eaten (almost) everything. She’s sucked the sage, devoured the mint, deflowered the lemon tree and stripped my yard barren. Not only has she devoured the herbs (minus the rosemary) she’s mowed better than any grass cuter ever could and become…

The Songwriter’s curse


  … I’m out here on stage With my back to the wall Figuring what life’s supposed to be like at all Of course I do know What you all feel You see yourselves When you see me But I’m just a victim of my own words Reckon that’s the songwriter’s curse … The songwriter’s…

That don’t deserve the name


  … Well, I suppose somehow we’ve got to face the writing on the wall For a long long time it’s gonna be only bad things we’ll recall Ain’t nothing left of us that will remain Just a love that don’t deserve the name… … I don’t know when and how and where we’ve actually…

Over Boston – Night


. . A very beautiful post by Chris from Milfordstreet blog      I took an extra day off from posting yesterday due to a busy extra day at university. But I am back today to share more photos from when my friend and I visited the Prudential Center after Christma… Source: Over Boston –…

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WHAT’S IN BLOOM IN MY GARDEN TODAY


Not much but it is a start. We had a long cold and wet Winter and it is not over yet but plants are starting to grow, buds are getting bigger, unfortunately weather forecasters say we are not going… Source: WHAT’S IN BLOOM IN MY GARDEN TODAY

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Eyes tied to a name


Feeling every second pass – as if full years of sin and life just went by. Time has no meaning. A curious thing: Before judgement sheets or just behind those closed soul doors Lenses were se… Source: Eyes tied to a name.

Navigating Life by You


Originally posted on noblethemes:
To navigate the ocean of life, do I not use your heart Like an unfailing compass from which I ne’er depart? And do you not point to better ways on brighter days? High wind and sharp bends, This vessel shall not upend! Though the waters be rough or calm, you are…

She’s the reason


  … She may not be the reason That started my writing But she is the reason I’m getting better She is the reason that I’ll get good … That girl was a lightning That I tried to tame I sure didn’t make it – it ain’t no tragedy But it sure is a shame…

Am visat la iubire – I dreamed about love


  … JUMP TO ENGLISH VERSION       Ani de zile l-am ascultat pe tata vorbind despre poeziile pe care le-a scris. Mi se părea un gest romantic, venit din suflet pentru suflet. Zilele acestea, vorbind cu el, l-am convins să mă lase să vi le prezint. Așa cum v-am spus deja în mai…