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Tall Bellflower

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Blue thou art, intensely blue;
Flower, whence came thy dazzling hue?

~ James Montgomery


Adventure #21: Ice Lake / Matterhorn

The sky was dusty mauve fading into washed-out denim and hung over us like a giant overturned bowl. A full moon sat above, the only thing obscuring the expanse of view save for the giant wind turbine blades turning lazy cartwheels in the twilight. 1,740 more words


Pine Creek Lake

Pine Creek Lake is an alpine jewel nestled in a glacial cirque accessed about fifteen miles south of Livingston, Montana in the Absaroka Mountains . 187 more words



It’s a beautiful evening here in Far West Texas.  I never get tired of skies like this.

But right now I’m taking you to Arizona, where we spent a glorious five days during the last week of July camping on the East Fork of the Black River in the White Mountains.  51 more words

Farm Life In West Texas

Summer wild orchids burst into bloom in North Florida

We have four species of yellow (or orange) orchid that bloom in late summer in North Florida, particularly in the Apalachicola National Forest where their habitat is protected: 264 more words


Sweet Peony Bouquet

Ah blending. I feel like I used to be better at this. I have been practicing and practicing, trying to get the feeling back in my fingers. 155 more words


Late Summer Jewels

Yesterday I watched a hummingbird visit this patch of wildflowers for nectar. When a very chilly night left everything covered in dew, I became the visitor! 34 more words

Nature Photography