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bucolic

I grew up in bucolic surroundings. But until sometime in my adolescence, I wouldn’t have thought so. Not because I didn’t think where I lived was rural, pastoral, etc. 507 more words

Word Tasting Notes

Word of the day #88

Bucolic

Bu – col – ic

An ideal lifestyle in a rural area.

Example: County Wicklow is a bucolic existence.

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Nature's Oasis

Light and shadows paint the circular bridge at the Japanese Tea Garden.  Taken at Fabyan Forest Preserve in Geneva, Illinois.

Photography

Hold Still!

I’m horrible at taking pictures of things that move really fast, like birds.  So when I have the chance to practice, I take it….even if the shots aren’t perfect.  72 more words

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Words I Love 47 - Bucolic

New word today, one that, bizarrely, has appeared in articles I have been reading three times this morning. Fate then, or perhaps my awareness has been heightened… 83 more words

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Teasers

The weather in our part of Oregon has been unseasonably warm for the last week and apparently it’s going to be even warmer the next few days.  118 more words

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Travel tugs: Kollam and Munroe Island

Kerala is breathtaking. God’s own country is magical even during the monsoons. Kollam was our destination for a couple of nights on a lazy houseboat. Quite as enticing as Alleppey, the houseboats meander indolently through the lake Ashtamudi’s backwaters. 779 more words