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I took this photo in the summer last year. I felt that the image would be stronger and feel more tranquil as a black & white photo.

Capturing Life One Photo At A Time

photo 101: You did it! And now get out with your camera and explore

Spring Creek Trail…a wondrous spring day…

“On your left” cyclist mantra

spring blossoms

dog walking

spring blossoms

trail side rest

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If I’d heard

so much as 

a water rail’s knock,

I’d have opened

the black pine door.

                         ~Izumi Shikibu*


The Ink Dark Moon

J Hirshfield & M Aratant


weekly photo challenge: ephemeral

Although the wind

blows terribly here,

the moonlight also leaks

between the roof planks

of this ruined house.

                               ~Izumi Shikibu*

Krista’s photo challenge for this week is   16 more words