Treasure Island

john tiong chunghoo

(Jan 21,1960 / NEW YORK)

Travel Haiku - Arches National Park (Utah)


Arches National Park
frozen in their dance
the shapely rocks

Arches National Park
i stretch my hands into an arc
to dance

Arches National Park
inspiring me to dance
rocks of all shapes and sizes

Arches National Park
still at their work
the winds

Arches National Park
nature's hands
in the winds

Arches National Park
i choreograph a
rocky dance

Arches National Park lives up to its name. Its salt bed base—called the “Paradox Foundation”—has resulted in more than 2,000 natural sandstone arches and countless unusual rock formations. This gave Mother Nature a canvas to shape and form the arches, spires, fins, and monoliths.

Submitted: Friday, January 05, 2007
Edited: Saturday, December 18, 2010

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