Posts Tagged ‘Yosemite’

Tree Trunk and Still River – Winter in Yosemite

Tree Trunk and Still River - Winter in Yosemite

Tree in Snow with Half Dome — Cook’s Meadow, Yosemite National Park

Tree in Snow with Half Dome -- Cook's Meadow, Yosemite National Park

Tree in Snow – Yosemite National Park

Tree in Snow - Yosemite National Park

A Window to the Snow – The Ahwahnee Hotel, Yosemite National Park

A Window to the Snow - The Ahwahnee Hotel, Yosemite National Park

From a window at the Ahwahnee Hotel, in Yosemite National Park.  I had a quiet breakfast there one extraordinary winter morning (the complimentary bread basket was amazing), and this was my view.   Reminds me of a poem by Louis Macneice: Snow The room was suddenly rich and the great bay-window was Spawning snow and […]


Upper and Lower Yosemite Falls

Upper and Lower Yosemite Falls

It seemed to pour down from the sky…


An Opening Benediction

An Opening Benediction

Benediction I begged It To cleave my heart, Scoop the rotten insides, And replace it with Mountains. I yearned for It to take away the ruins — to plunge what remained Deep Beneath the dirt, And replace me With seasons. It answered with silence. The enclosing Cold gripped me with loose wet clouds dripping waterfalls. […]