Over his head
Twirling the dough
Across his shoulders
Behind his back
Spinning the dough
Waiter with tray
full of cups & saucers
Philippe Petit Tightrope walk
across Twin Towers (8-7-1974)
Sandy Koufax pitches
perfect game (9-9-1965)
Steph Curry's 3-point
winner at buzzer (12-2-2014)
Nadia Comaneci's Perfect 10
1976 Montreal Olympics
Sword Master Chang Sik Kim
cutting watermelon on belly
founder of Aikido
Pizza Pro Juggling Dough
Pizza Pro video from Steve Gould
makes my head spinning in disbelief.
Pizza chef tossed dough like child's play,
over his head, behind his back, across
his shoulders to entertain his patrons.
This is a matter of concentration
Goethe marvels at waiter balancing
a tray of cups & saucers to diners.
Jugglers keeping aloft bowling pins,
flaming torches, even machetes Ouch!
Petit tight-rope walking across Twin Towers,
Blondin with manager on his back via Niagara.
Sandy Koufax pitches fourth no-hitter,
a perfect game no man reaching base.
Joe Montana's touchdown to Dwight Clark
in closing seconds to go to Super Bowl XXIII.
Steph Curry sinks 3-pointer at buzzer
beating the Orlando Magic 98-97.
Jean Claude Killy wins triple Gold
medals skiing at Grenoble Olympics.
Nadia Comaneci scores perfect 10 in
gymnastics at Montreal Olympics.
Tara Lipinski's wins gold in figure
skating with her double triple-toe loops.
Master Chang Sik Kim cuts watermelon
in half on student's belly while blindfolded.
Aerial acrobats on flying trapeze
catching partners with greatest of ease.
Morihei Ueshiba, founder of aikido,
throws foes attacking him from all sides.
Zen archer hits bullseye in the dark, then
second "It Shot" splits shaft of first arrow.
Feats of precision with years of practice
like yogic masters with skill in action.
Peter Y. Chou
Mountain View, 2-20-2021
Brad Byers stands on sword
blade while juggling machetes
Charles Blondin tightropes
across Niagara (6-30-1859)
Joe Montana to Dwight Clark
"The Catch" (1-10-1982)
Jean Claude Killy's 3 Gold
Skiing 1968 Grenoble Olympics
Tara Lipinski wins Gold
1998 Nagano Olympics
Man on the flying trapeze
catching partner in mid-air
Zen Archer hits bullseye
splitting first arow with second