An Opulently Offensive View of the World

"If you do not change direction, you may end up where you are heading." - Lao Tzu


Introspective Haiku

Normalcy: The Hate Yourself Haiku

I hide ‘neath a mask
Keeping the psycho disguised
Drive to be normal

Just Beneath: The Hidden Truth Haiku

Self inflicted drive
To keep the psycho shackled
War within myself

Weekly Haiku Challenge

Duality: Two Haiku

Death HaikuDeath: The Beauty Reborn Haiku

Death’s duality
Beauty in the lifeless form

Duality: The Struggle Within Haiku

Two persons inside
Doctor Jekyll and his Hyde
Conflict of my mind

Heeding Haiku

Weekly Photo Challenge: Endurance


Endurance is a 15th Century Spanish cathedral ceiling that survived a fire, was moved to Philadelphia in the 1920s and now resides in the Corpus Christi Science and History Museum.



Weekly Photo Challenge

The Marvelous and The Mundane

Copyright-Dawn Q. Landau

Copyright-Dawn Q. Landau

The woman walked across the ruins, her visage as ragged and rough from the years as those fallen walls. Everyday she ventured across the remains of walls and structures, rarely giving them much attention. Every step she took trampled the last fragments of forgotten lives into dust. But this mattered little in her quest to stay alive.

Moral: In the process of living, even the marvelous can become mundane.

One Word Photo Challenge: Cerulean

Chalcanthite at the Natural Science and History Museum, Corpus Christi, TX

Chalcanthite at the Natural Science and History Museum, Corpus Christi, TX




One Word Photo Challenge


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