Ghost Ships in a Japanese Garden

In the murky waters of a

Japanese garden,

like ghost ships,

koi glide silently.








Orange and green,

above and below.


In the Japanese garden

the essence is emphasized –

the gentle curve of


the smooth texture of


the feathered tips of

maple leaves.





The Seattle Japanese Garden at Washington Park Arboretum.


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