Chinese fish nets Kerala, India
They fish from dawn til 11 then again at dusk. Six men per net hauling up the net weighted with concrete blocks.
The nets soak about five minutes. Fishing is poor today with many tiny herring-like fish. Some red snappers in the morning.
The head man tells me it is much better during the monsoon with more seawater flushing the inlet.
Crows scavenge for a bite. Perched on a branch over a stagnant pond a flash of brilliant turquoise and orange catches my eye! An unknown bird of great beauty in the midst of it all!!
Birds Eye View
Birds Eye View. Columbo, Sri Lanka – What does the crow see from her poolside perch? Three women swoop by in black burkas dark eyes squinting through slits.
Kayaking in Vietnam
Here I am standing next to my rented kayak in beautiful Ha Long Bay, Vietnam. I traveled to Vietnam with some trepidation since I lived through the tumultuous sixties and lost many friends during the war. We refer to it as the Vietnam War but of course when I was in...