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The real landscape of Mars isn’t red, not really. It’s the colour of a fox cub lying in a carpet of dry, auburn, autumnal leaves. 127 more words


Fast and Furious

It seems that flags have been at half mast for so long— beginning with the Dallas police shootings—that one no longer knows which disaster is being commemorated. 217 more words


Tour de France: A Festival of Regional Flags

The French national Tricolore and French regional flags are inseparable parts of France’s famous bicycle race. On the route and in the finish line areas thousands of flags are flown by tourists, fans and compatriots of the riders. 615 more words


Weekly Photo Challenge: Cherry on Top

I believe it’s a custom from Scandinavia and common now in many countries to ‘top out’ a building with a small tree (coniferous) when, during its building, it’s maximum height is reached: a metaphor indicating the building has reached a significant stage, nearing completion, a ‘cherry on top’. 43 more words


New wood art...

I love working with wood that has a story. Whether it’s aspen logs from my back yard, or old weathered fences they all have a story. 18 more words


Flags In New Hampshire Have Been At Half-Staff For 13 Of The Last 16 Days.

by Anura Guruge

If you are even halfway observant of these things it has been very obvious. A sad reflection of OUR times — though that does NOT mean that Drump is right (which is not surprising given that he is rarely right). 49 more words

Anura Guruge