In his book, Maurer concentrates his artistry on the smallest creatures that inhabit the reef. Don't expect photographs of sharks, turtles, stingrays, and other large animals that roam the deep. Nature is especially kind to these animals whose bodies are resplendent with vibrant color balanced by nuanced hues. The vast majority of scuba divers are oblivious to the opportunity to observe this wonder. View

Walking on Bamboo Stilts

To restrict one's voice to a single style or a single subject is self-limiting. My poems cover a variety of subjects, love and love lost, nature, death, the philosophical and spiritual. Some are humorous and some have a child- like naïveté. My style ranges from rhymed couplets and sonnets to free verse and prose poems, with an occasional concrete or patterned poem. View