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Castle Rock, California

So, I’ve been taking this advanced composition class and I had this assignment. Had to write about a place I like. I wanted to groan because, I mean, how utterly pedestrian right? 1,054 more words

Writing

Bluebell Woods

Imagine a woodland carpeted in blue. It is almost deep purple in the shade and bright sapphire in the dappled sun. Imagine reclining in the sappy, cool leaves, closing your eyes and inhaling the perfume. 44 more words

Oxford

Wayland's Smithy

Down from the well-known White Horse chalk drawing at Uffington is the somewhat lesser-known Neolithic long barrow and tomb chamber named Wayland’s Smithy. The site, which features a raised female-shaped tomb with a stone-lined entrance, was in use from about 3600 BC.   131 more words

Oxford

Impact that doomed the dinosaurs helped the forests bloom

Some 66 million years ago, a 10-km diameter chunk of rock hit the Yucatan peninsula with the force of 100 teratons of TNT. It left a crater more than 150 km across, and the resulting megatsunami, wildfires, global earthquakes and volcanism are widely accepted to have wiped out the dinosaurs and made way for the rise of the mammals. 721 more words

Nature

Under Ember Skies

When the trees share their stories, so lofty and wise.

Photography

An Ant's Life

From root
To trunk
To branch
To leaves
Ants
Climb
Up
The
Tree
Like
Thieves

J M Lysun

Nature