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Moss-hung trees

Winona Baker

Moss-hung trees

haiku of the west coast

by Winona Baker

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  • 36 Currently reading

Published by Reflections in Gabriola, B.C., Canada .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Haiku, Canadian.,
  • Canadian poetry -- 20th century.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby award winner Winona Baker ; calligraphy by Christine McKim.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR9199.3.B349 M67 1992
    The Physical Object
    Pagination60 p. ;
    Number of Pages60
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1505536M
    ISBN 100969257031
    LC Control Number93185777

    In the up-country, we visit the newly restored Milford Plantation, with its monumental Corinthian portico glistening in the morning sunlight behind shadowy, moss-hung trees. But there are many surprises as well: Archdale Hall, an early Palladian mansion even earlier than Drayton Hall; The Elms, a Jefferson-style country house with octagonal.   So pretty. The moss-hung trees are so beautiful. I grew up in Florida so it’s a familiar site. I’m in Tennessee now and it’s hot as blazes here too. Afternoon showers are always welcome; just not when I have to drive home from work in them!

      In Jungle of Bones, Ben Mikaelsen tells a fast paced adventure story that is filled with well developed characters. The conflicts between the characters add to the story. Readers learn many facts about World War II, race car driving, and life in the jungles of Papua New Guinea while simultaneously observing the main character, Dylan Barstow. Wander under moss-hung trees, tramp across windswept scenic bluffs, or amble along sandy shorelines — these West Coast excursions prove you don’t need to rough it to reap the benefits of an invigorating winter hike. Read more WHY FRIENDS ARE IMPORTANT.

    Filled with attractive townhouses and moss-hung oak trees, there's no warmer welcome than the one you'll get in the ‘Hostess City'. Visitors are drawn by the celebrated history and arresting architecture, but you may be surprised to discover that the city also has a flourishing arts scene, an.   Two remarkable poems celebrate Louisiana's moss-laden live oak trees. The first, "I Saw in Louisiana a Live Oak Growing," Walt Whitman wrote. He and his younger brother, Jeff, came to New Orleans in February to work for a newspaper, the New Orleans Crescent, as a journalist and Jeff as a copy boy. They left.


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After self-publishing with Red Cedar Press, she released Moss-Hung Trees book with Gabriola's Reflections Press. It takes its title from her prize-winning haiku.

In the Romanian Haiku Society gave her a Commemorative Medal and in an Award of Excellence for her paper presented at a Symposium on Basho in Bucharest. Gator Gumbo: A Spicy-Hot Tale Hardcover – March 9, Lambert's watercolors capture the general mood of the swamp, the absence of Moss-hung trees book resembling palmetto fronds or moss-hung cypress trees is telling.

Also, anyone who has ever cooked gumbo will immediately recognize that Monsieur Gator's recipe is way off base/5(38).

In the meantime, they made their way through the scrubby, moss-hung trees to the murky little pocket of the Catahoula where Adelia's hippos, Zahra and Stasia, were dozing. Hero squatted to wash their grease-smeared hands in the warm water, watching the surface of the pond for ripples more out of habit than : Tom Doherty Associates.

Moss-hung trees and a rich growth of vegetation borders the smooth pavement of the highway. Walnut, Ripley and Blue Mountain by their names indicate the nature of the northern section of the state where highway 15 begins its long trek southward.

Dynamic Dames Book. $ Rebecca DVD $ The Ghost And Mrs. Muir DVD $ The Day the Earth Stood Still DVD $ Sign Up For TCM Emails with an avenue of moss-hung trees leading down to the levee. It was an hour's drive from the hotel and we had to get up at the crack of dawn-naturally.

The first day of shooting I was, as always. Only five families have owned it, although it was built almost 40 years before the Revolutionary War. A visit to Hopsewee on the North Santee River is like a step into a cool still spot in history.

Peace, quiet and beautiful vista of golden river and the green and gray of moss. October 7th, Tagged ancient trees, bayou, enivronment, Florida, islands, Jekyll Island, Lake Verret, Louisiana, moss, nature, plantations, rivers, Savannah, South Carolina, Spanish moss, swamp, trees; Permalink.

One of the first things to strike you with a sense of wonder when you visit the deep South is the grandeur of beautiful, draping Spanish moss decorating the huge trees.

Where does the moss come from that hangs on the oak trees in the south. I live in Florida and have wondered where the moss hanging all over the oak trees originates from. Its not like you see the moss gliding threw the air and just looking for an oak tree to land on lol.

CHAPTER 1. NEW ORLEANS CEMETERY. NIGHT. That'll Leave A Mark was spray-painted in garish Day-Glo pink across the front of a seventeenth-century headstone. The out-of-the-way and run-down cemetery was the perfect setting for a horror movie. The ambience was complete with Spanish-moss-hung ancient trees, low ground fog, aboveground crypts crouching like intruders, 4/4(4).

Superbly sited on the eastern bluff of the picturesque Black River among a grove of moss­ hung trees and overlooking the adjacent woods and fields, the Dr.

John B. Seavey House, built inoccupies a prominent place in the antebellum architectural development of Sampson County.

Veils of Spanish moss hung Uke gray crepe from thé arching branches of oak trees, and clouds of large, black birds rose from nowhere with high-pitched cries and then sank down again into the foUage. Ahead of. Down in the bayou, he paddled the waters.

Old, hoary moss hung down from the trees. He poled his canoe through the murky channel, And enjoyed the cool of the light summer breeze. He knew he should read the book at his feet, But nature called to him.

He dearly loved her. He stopped. To the south the pine forest gives way to the saw-grass prairies of the Everglades and the orchid and moss-hung trees of the Big Cypress Swamp.

The shallow coastal waters are overgrown with the interlocking roots of mangroves. Florida Bay and Whitewater Bay at the end of the peninsula are ringed with mangrove thickets.

Climate. Life’ s Sweet Journey has us detoured to take the scenic route back home for (hopefully) a quick check. Hummm!I think we may have taken the wrong turn somewhere along the way because there are no white blaze marks on the majestic, moss hung, oak trees or the towering magnolia trees.

The babbling mountain stream, now lo oks like a quiet, murky bayou. Explain to me how a man can go jogging in a neighborhood of moss-hung trees and modest ranch houses and, just because of the color of his skin, is stopped and accosted by white residents armed with weapons. No, not just accosted hunted.The path is carved from the primordial rainforest; green light filtering through the canopy of moss-hung trees overhead.

Surrounded by the old-growth of Maquinna Marine Provincial Park in Clayoquot Sound, an enchanting boat ride from Tofino, my partner, Robert, and I are immersing ourselves in the latest health and wellness trend: forest bathing.Ross Lake National Recreation Area in North Cascades National Park Desolation Peak This is the peak that inspired Jack Kerouac's Desolation Angels, and it's no wonder that people (and in the middle of summer, there are often quite a few) would be inspired to meditate on desolation after hiking up this steep hillside through alpine meadows.