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Wild ponies, and that old campfire smell.

I went back to Assateague Island with my oldest friend this past weekend. It’s a thin strip of land off the coasts of Maryland and Virginia, the bay side full of marshes, grass blowing in the wind, stark white herons, orioles, so many birds. 1,030 more words

Cultivating Joy


A portrait of Joshua at Assateague Island in Berlin, Maryland.

Happy 108th Birthday Oskar Schindler

Today is the 108th birthday of a rebel, a saint and a Righteous Gentile:  Oskar Schindler. How do you calculate the number of lives that exist today because he was brave enough to save the lives… 6 more words

20th Century

New on 500px : Overland Jeep at the Milky Way Beach by tb2photo by tb2photo

This is a composite image of the Milky Way (taken at Eleven Mile Reservoir in Colorado) mixed with my Jeep Wrangler at the beach on Assateague Island National Seashore in Maryland. 6 more words

Real Estate And Mortgage

Assateague Island's wild horses to be featured on new U.S. stamps

The only wild horses that will be “forever” may be the ones pictured on this stamp.

Source:  Richmond Times-Dispatch


The horses of Assateague Island will be featured in a series of stamps honoring the 100th anniversary of the National Park Service. 120 more words

Horse News

Assateague Island Ponies to Appear on Forever Stamps

BALTIMORE (WJZ) — In celebration of the National Park Service’s centennial this year, the Assateague Island National Seashore ponies will be featured on a Forever stamp this summer. 37 more words