Archive for June 26, 2013

Being a musician and a lover of music it always gave me a desire to tour Graceland.  Elvis transformed music as we know it today. Elvis paved the way for rock n roll.  Elvis is the King Of Rock N Roll!

Perhaps more stars will create museums such as this, because Graceland is truly amazing. For more information on Graceland visit this link http://www.elvis.com/graceland

Here are some photos I took while touring through Elvis’s Graceland. I hope they inspire you to make a trip.

IMG_3591 IMG_3448 IMG_3454 IMG_3455 IMG_3456 IMG_3457 IMG_3458 IMG_3460 IMG_3461 IMG_3462 IMG_3463 IMG_3464 IMG_3465 IMG_3466 IMG_3467 IMG_3468 IMG_3469 IMG_3470 IMG_3471 IMG_3472 IMG_3475 IMG_3476 IMG_3477 IMG_3480 IMG_3483 IMG_3494 IMG_3498 IMG_3501 IMG_3503 IMG_3505 IMG_3506 IMG_3507 IMG_3509 IMG_3512 IMG_3513 IMG_3515 IMG_3517 IMG_3518 IMG_3526 IMG_3527 IMG_3528 IMG_3532 IMG_3535 IMG_3536 IMG_3537 IMG_3538 IMG_3539 IMG_3540 IMG_3543 IMG_3545 IMG_3546 IMG_3547 IMG_3548 IMG_3549 IMG_3554 IMG_3558 IMG_3565 IMG_3567 IMG_3568 IMG_3577 IMG_3578 IMG_3584 IMG_3587

 

In San Antonio, Texas. there is a place that is so Japanese that you might think you are in Japan. It is Sunken Gardens Japanese Tea Garden located in Brackenridge Park. This park is also home to the San Antonio Zoo.

The park is quiet and lush with exotic vegetation and plants. There is a pavilion and beautiful waterfall within the gardens too. For more information check out http://www.saparksfoundation.org/japaneseteagarden.html

Here are some photos I took while touring the garden. I hope they inspire you to visit this wonderfully, beautiful place, and best yet, it is free.

IMG_4927 IMG_4891 IMG_4892 IMG_4893 IMG_4896 IMG_4898 IMG_4899 IMG_4902 IMG_4903 IMG_4904 IMG_4905 IMG_4909 IMG_4910 IMG_4913 IMG_4914 IMG_4920 IMG_4922 IMG_4925 IMG_4926

A macro photo of one of my many red Cherry Shrimp and an Amano Shrimp. Red Cherry Shrimp breed easily in tank and do wonders on algae.

IMG_5162

 

A macro photo of my Albino Plecostomus and Amano Shrimp hanging together.

IMG_5149

Pepperoni – A Haiku

Posted: June 26, 2013 in Poetry

It’s so amazing how something simple as pepperoni can become a haiku. I was making an Italian sandwich when this came to mind.

Pepperoni

Circular tasty

On sandwiches or pizza

Bright red in color

2013 Albert Moyer, Jr.