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Flowers and Fire from Spring

A mix of pictures that didn’t quite fit in other posts before we get into some summer trips.

We start with the spring party at Annie’s Annuals, a wonderful purveyor of unique and native flowers that you can find in most independent nurseries… 273 more words

The Heartbreak Light of Autumn, Part 2; Trees, Cats, Critters

Sweetgum in the Sky, October. More sweetgum later, but first we move back in time. There’s no photo editing in this post, not even the cat pictures. 952 more words


Festus homeowner hoping latest round of rain won’t flood neighborhood

FESTUS, MO (KTVI) – Festus homeowner Tom Edelman is still dealing with flooding problems from last July when flood waters filled his basement and left thousands of dollars worth of damage to his home. 144 more words


The Long paddock

Mobs of cattle roamed the plains
Drovers slept beside the cattle
Empty flat plains
Red dust, flies, and heat
Creek beds dry, no water for miles… 179 more words


The Heartbreak Light of Autumn, Part 1; The Creek, with Cat

Some of my favorite creek pictures this year were of the snagged leaves above. All creek and forest pics are straight out of the camera, no editing; only the cat picture is doctored, although the cat did help edit the overall post. 689 more words


A way back to the Flinders Ranges

I’ve been to the Flinders Ranges twice this year. I walked the creeks and ranges of the Warraweena Conservation Park in the North and the country around Elder Range just South of Wilpena. 897 more words