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How an expansive sky lifts my spirit

Today the Shetland Islands felt like a little piece of heaven floating on the Atlantic Ocean. A midsummer sun woke us early this morning; it was warm all day and the sky was like a fairytale. 169 more words


Noted without Comment

Spotted in Yellowstone National Park. Don’t do this, or your hat might levitate above your head.


Creek Walk

All you needed was a pair of water shoes

or, in our case, a pair of old sneakers.

You didn’t mind getting soaked.

From there, you just rolled up your pant legs, 140 more words


What Business Can Do For YOU

Living in Northern Alberta, it’s nice for companies to endear themselves to the locals.

Smart businesses realize that they can and do exist because the public allows them to make a profit. 450 more words

Town And County

Fotocrônica: Purple Eggs

Green Eggs and Ham may be a thing of fiction, but purple eggs? For reals. Not even dyed.

My brother-in-law cares for the cows and is often wandering home with some discovered wonder–a stash of passionfruits, an orange the size of a grapefruit, and, why, oh why I didn’t take a photo of the 1.5m (dead) snake? 25 more words


Christmas in July

It’s Christmas in July.

And I’m opening a gift.

Something special.

Selected just for me.

It won’t be returned.

As I’m the one who bought it. 173 more words

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