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A New Way to Love

Every chance you get

make it different.

Your imagination is

your greatest power,

curiosity your greatest gift.

Turn your mind upside down.

See the colour, not the shape. 45 more words


Peace and Longevity

Will We Live Longer Via Pictures?

I’ve always loved Japanese gardens. We lived near Washington Park in Portland, OR in my first apartment I shared with a roommate. 164 more words


Peaceful Woodland

Well, I didn’t get out this weekend due to the rain and gloomy weather.  It’s not much of an excuse.  I should have been looking for something to do indoors but I wasn’t feeling very inspired so, I went back to some shots from a couple of weeks back. 114 more words


Garden reflections

It is very difficult to tell what the weather conditions are based on a s single scene, isn’t it?  This quiet corner of a reflecting pond in the Japanese Garden at Gibbs Gardens could have been taken at almost any time of year.   74 more words


This small study of a water lily floating in a Japanese garden koi pond invokes tranquility. I chose to focus on this as a restful departure from my darker subjects.

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My Art

Varieties of Garden Landscape Flowers

I am guilty of consuming garden plants like a sweet tooth consumes candy.

The following is an account/ list of all the plants I purchased in 2016, primarily for my front ornamental garden only. 44 more words