Sunday, January 11, 2009

Balancing Act

I can really sympathize with this eagle - my life is a balancing act, my tail feathers are frayed and I have a bad wing. I hope I also have the matching resolve to overcome hardship, the fearlessness to stretch my boundaries, and the sense of adventure to perch in unlikely places.

9 comments:

Mystic said...

What a powerful metaphor Steve.

purrduedvm said...

Very poetic and I agree with Mystic!
I am sure that you can.

Frieda said...

Wonderful metaphor Steve. It is nice to wakeup to beautiful photographs and thought provoking writing. Thank You.

Elizabeth Douglas said...

I love that you take the time to observe and analyze. I enjoy your introspection and wish you wings wide spread and horizons yet untouched.

Bloviating Zeppelin said...

Another fabulousnessissnesstion post by the Alaska Steve. Which is why everyone comes to this blog, yes, readers of Steve?

BZ

Lori said...

Yes, it is! Ah, the Monday morning prespective on life - thank you for the thoughts and challenging me to also do so this morning.

Cape Sarichef Aveda Salon said...

It is like our community, very rugged, beat up, but yet beautiful! Good Job! :0)

Carlisleboy said...

Katherine^Agreed. And sorry I have not been on in a while. Been REALLY BUSY. But I really do have to take some time to show some love for my first friend on the Island!
Lova Ya Chico!! (Oh, Yeah, And those humans you allow to live with you, they are pretty Cool Too.)
CB

Anonymous said...

I'm living in Northern California, just happened to stumble upon your blog while researching Unalaska Island and I gotta say... objective clearly achieved.