Lying

How lamentable you were Lying in a bed of fallen leaves Head twisted up to the sky Gazing nowhere through Those open lifeless eyes I photographed you so You would not be forgotten Bittersweet in your state Beautiful in your stillness … [Read more...]

How Artistic Types Express Themselves

I believe that artistic types of people show their true selves, deepest thoughts, strongest emotions and even pieces of their subconscious through their form of art. Writers share imaginative and wonderful stories, or release demons that torment them by putting words to a page. Painters project the beautiful scenes in their mind or around them, or the dark images that disturb … [Read more...]

Animal Photos & Video from Wildlife World Zoo

This is a sampling of the photo collection from the surprise trip my fiancé planned to the Wildlife World Zoo in Litchfield Park, AZ this past weekend.More photos can be found in my Flickr photostream set Wildlife World Zoo. Also, be sure to check out the videos on Youtube in the Wildlife World Zoo playlist, which include Ocelot kittens at play, a boa constrictor, baby Cotton … [Read more...]

Social Media Marketing Best Practice

Social media marketing is the new way to get the word out about your business, website, blog, etc. I was tagged by Kim @ (Anti)Social Development to join in this writing project about choosing one practice that I feel best helps in social media marketing. My contribution: be unique.The value in marketing in many of the social networks simultaneously is knowledge that there are … [Read more...]

Meerkats

These are two meerkats I photographed this past Sunday at the zoo. More photos and some funny video from that day is to come in the next day or two. Stay tuned - if you haven't already, subscribe via reader or subscribe via email so you will be the first to know. … [Read more...]

Rubber Band

Love is like a thick rubber band When pulled by time or distance It becomes unbearably taut Though it will never rupture It is still difficult to manage The ever heightening tension Until the separation ends and The hearts are close once again … [Read more...]

New Look for Kikolani.com

For the past two weeks, I have been working on creating the new look for Kikolani.com. I wanted to make the layout easier to follow, while adding more features, such as the email subscription option, recent posts & comments, plus an informative footer. I hope everyone enjoys the new look! Please feel free to leave any feedback or suggestions in the comments, or email me at … [Read more...]