Lake Haiku

alpine lake,
depth a guarded secret,
mirroring mountain




ships sit
on your sandy bottom,
yet, you’re called “lake”



in sunlight
your glistening canvas,
a bowl of diamonds



winter ice cracks
with steel cable song,
sending shudders



barren pine
beside mud-rimmed lake,
heeding drought

DAILY PHOTO: Stone Mountain Lake

Taken in the summer of 2011 in Stone Mountain Park

DAILY PHOTO: Mountain & Lake in Kashmir

Taken in August of 2016 on the trail from Naranag to Sonamarg

DAILY PHOTO: Double Rainbow on Pangong Tso

Taken in August of 2016 at Pangong Tso, Ladakh

Taken in August of 2016 at Pangong Tso, Ladakh

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