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April 27, 2015

One of the azalea bushes in my side yard is starting to bloom.

Manhattan Beach

Zen in the Garden: Calm Pool of Tranquility Amongst the Spring Colors

One of my favorite spots in Kubota Gardens in Seattle.  Zeiss 16-35 and Sony a7r taken last night. #kubotagarden @kubotagarden



Late April Sunday Drive

We woke up Sunday to a lovely view across the valley just after dawn.  Fog in the valley shows the layers of hills and mountains so much better than a clear view. 269 more words

Mountain Living

Our old friend Stuart, rainy Duke Gardens, N.C. Opera, and Snowden reconsidered

This week I was particularly aware that our sweet Stuart is getting grayer and slower. He’s almost thirteen, so this is no great surprise. But I had a sudden pang when I realized he will not be with us too much longer. 544 more words

Public Policy


I collapsed in the yard
hard on my knees after running
from the house. Still in disbelief,
it was when I saw the azaleas—
the ones she took such pride in, 24 more words


Azaleas in the Aboretum Zeiss 50mm Thin Depth of Field

Nothing like the Washington Park Arboretum in Seattle after some rain in the spring.  Azaleas blooming and Rhododendrons close behind.  Zeiss 50mm and Sony a7r