Tag Archives: Beauty

Time Spent With the Harvard Classics: The Ugly Duckling – Hans Christian Andersen

Hans Christian Andersen was a Danish poet and author who lived from 1805 to 1875.  One of the stories he wrote is the classic The Ugly Duckling (Den Grimme Aelling).  This is the tale of a seemingly homely little bird who … Continue reading

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Chasing Coral

Chasing Coral by Michael Romani Drawn to the magic of the oceans The divers film from their emotions It feels like time has slowed down In wetsuits and flippers worn like a clown An alien world on our own planet … Continue reading

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Destiny (Heart Found)

Destiny (Heart Found) by Michael Romani I hear your fears Comforting your tears Bound in hand and in heart Bound as we’ve been from the start Now, nothing can keep me away I have found my home And here I … Continue reading

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Creekside Bridge

There is a lot of beauty to be found in Second Life.  I spend a lot of time photographing it. it.  In my real life, my ex-wife destroyed over 14,000 photographs as we divorced.  It’s a shame.  But, it is … Continue reading

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National Rose Day 2017

Surrounded by so much beauty, I would be remiss not to wish all the ladies out there a very happy National Rose Day!! I had no idea until I was looking into some information on National Oceans Day.  A rose … Continue reading

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World Oceans Day 2017

This year, World Oceans Day is today, June 8, 2017.  But, when you’re a surfer like I grew up being the ocean is a central focus every day and for good reason.  It’s been my home away from home for … Continue reading

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… And Still She Waits…

…And Still She Waits… by Michael Romani Struck up conversation A flashed smile’s invitation Struck a pose as something curious Dazzled with beauty and mysterious Drawn toward bedroom’s intimacy With a sparkled hint of fancy She whispers hints of being … Continue reading

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The Blank

The Blank by Michael Romani It’s not just wonder An artist employs It’s not a blunder That fills the void With things of art It’s a matter of heart Empty canvas devoid of light Paints its beauty in the night … Continue reading

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You Are My Purpose

One day, I met a girl.  She gave me beauty, love, dance and happiness. I gave her all of me.   You Are My Purpose by Michael Romani You have become my life And all of my madness You’ve brought … Continue reading

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Thought of the Day: Beauty Is In Discovery

There is a beauty in discovery. There is mathematics in music, a kinship of science and poetry in the description of nature, and exquisite form in a molecule. Attempts to place different disciplines in different camps are revealed as artificial … Continue reading

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