Watercolor in the Ocean

02.17.20 11:58 AM By John - Comment(s)
The waves continually move the colors and lines on the paper of my life

Scattering Perception

12.30.19 12:07 PM By John - Comment(s)
Due to how lightrays are "scattered" in the atomosphere, the colors of a sunrise can vary in both appearance and intenstity.


06.13.17 03:33 AM By John - Comment(s)
Poppy in Waterford Village  I wonder how much less the perpetual waves of life's tide knocks me down  Than it is how I am perceiving the knitted patterns in their own Way of unfolding Is it not so much the ordinary moments than it is the riptide I carry within me And what company is the s...


01.31.17 07:12 PM By John - Comment(s)
Willie Barry on Guitar at Beans in the Belfry, Brunswick Maryland photograph by John Canan January 2017

Clouds, charcoal chalk lines wriggling across the sky.  The old paperbark basket sits in the corner by the fireplace

The radio its brass knobs and a dulled wooden sheen Not stories of yester...

I am Nobody and yet...

11.29.16 08:11 AM By John - Comment(s)
  Bethlehem Steel Plant at sunset Bethlehem Steel Plant at sunset photograph by John Canan
I am nobody:A red sinking autumn sun          Took my name away.  by Richard Wright from  "Haiku: This Other World"