Stratofortress Please be patient. I am an aged relic, a distant memory. A witness to cycles of defeat and glory Through unfriendly skies, I rise again for one more… Continue reading

BadWater Basin

Badwater Basin – Death Valley, lowest point in North America

It is a wise father that knows its own child

It is a wise father that knows its own child – Shakespeare


Oceanside I see the many colors of the ocean The surf breaking on the shore and cries of sea gulls. oh, so, gently take me into dreamland. © djmrakiey 2014 / All rights… Continue reading

Writing on the Wall

You can clean away the graffiti place cameras on the wall but one thing that you can’t destroy is my dreaming soul. © djmrakiey 2014 / All rights reserved

Salton Sea

Under the Lilac tree

Under the lilac tree A purple sunset inspire the soul to release the past embrace new ideas new relationships, new perspectives. Sweet flowers alone bring visions of future Resilience, Richness and plain perfect… Continue reading

Street Music

 In his own world He was on a stage In the grandest stadium. HERE © djmrakiey2014 / All rights reserved




Inside the Magical Realm

In perfect unison with the Universe Affirm Beauty, Goodness Peace within your life. Leave thoughts of emptiness … Embrace the energy of completeness. © djmrakiey 2014

Wherever you are, be there totally.


Count bright hours and dream happy dreams.   © djmrakiey 2014 / All rights reserved  

The helmet hides feelings that cannot be understood.

The helmet hides feelings that cannot be understood. . . Ross Bentley

Los Angeles Graffitti Art

Your Light

Your light has illuminated darkened paths, your gaze has lifted broken spirits, and already your life has changed the course of history. This is the time of year we celebrate. Here’s to a… Continue reading

The smaller things

Focus on the details of the world around as it expand into a never-ending stream of delight Notice the petals of a flower The fine points of a building or the play of… Continue reading



GRATITUDE doesn’t change the scenery It merely washes the glass you look through so you can clearly see the colors.   R E Goodrich A Blessed Thanksgiving !

Riding the wave of life

Riding the wave of life Be still and flow with the wave’s motion. Life is ephemeral as the universe flow. It rises and falls, as life’s high and low points. Be attentive Be… Continue reading

Absence of Light

There is Light even in the darkest place ~ Unknown

Seasons are different

Winter is like a blanket, white cover on the ground. Spring is like a flower, sweet blooms of pink … yellow . Summer is like grass, shifting in the wind. Fall is like… Continue reading

The fire that goes down at sunset

The fire that goes down at sunset takes a part of your life. Everything that you have in this moment is just enough. When thoughts veer toward colorless darkness Know in your heart… Continue reading

Infinitely Moon

“When the moon is not full, the stars shine more brightly.” unknown

The Sun Life’s Nourishment

The Sun Life’s Nourishment Learn from our sun It is light. Look at the beauty in the world. It is a creative force of great strength, courage and hope. At the start of… Continue reading