Monday, June 26, 2017


A  L  O  H  A !  
"People find it hard
 to be both comic 
and serious, though 
life manages it 
easily enough."
                  Mignon McLaughlin

 Berkeley  CA

"Kindness is in our power, 
even when fondness is not."
                         Samuel Johnson

"Ask yourself this question: 
“Will this matter
a year from now?”
Richard Carlson

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Sunday, June 25, 2017

Hawaii Photo of the Day

A  L  O  H  A !  

A Picture's Worth

A  L  O  H  A !  
'Tree  of  Life'
“Silence is one of the 
great arts of conversation.”
                      Marcus Tullius Cicero

"There is no psychiatrist 
in the world 
like a puppy 
licking your face."
                     Bernard Williams

"A picture's worth a thousand words. 
But a single word can make you 
think of over a thousand 
pictures in your mind, 
over a thousand moments, 
a thousand memories."
                  Rebecca McNutt

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Saturday, June 24, 2017

Hawaii Photo of the Day

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Young Swans

  A  L  O  H  A !  
"Let your heart speak 
to others' hearts.
           Yogi Bhajan

"For my part 
I know nothing 
with any certainty, 
but the sight
of the stars 
makes me dream." 
               Vincent van Gogh 

"The essence of all beautiful art, 
all great art, is gratitude."
         Friedrich Nietzsche

The swans were swimming
with tiny puff ball young,
not that long ago.
Now these adolescents
are growing apace.
They were very far
for my simple camera,
but the sight of them
made me dream;
Filling me with

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Friday, June 23, 2017

Hawaii Photo of the Day

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Game Park of Exotic Ideas

A  L  O  H  A !
"So sinks the day-star
in the ocean bed,
And yet anon repairs 
his drooping head,
And tricks his beams, 
and with new-spangled ore,
Flames in the forehead of 
the morning sky."
                   John Milton

"The sound of water 
says what I think.” 

“Life's a banquet and 
most poor bastards 
are starving to death.”
           Auntie Mame

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