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Dragonfly Sight

It is somewhat hard to imagine that different organisms actually see in different ways than we do. We are very limited in our perception of other species’ perceptions. 85 more words

Natural History

The Change

He was feeling downcast while on the brink of the greatest change his kind could know. His second life beckoned, but he didn’t feel a joyful anticipation, but a rather wretched apprehension. 962 more words

Otter Lake

Most of us are just strangers to Maple Valley; Petersen sisters have been here for 80 years!

Originally published in the Voice of the Valley, February 11, 1977

By Diana Kalanquin

Ellen and Anna Petersen have lived in Maple Valley for 80 years—all their lives. 1,084 more words


Christmastime Vistas 

For some it’s the tree and presents, for me, Christmas is snow, cold nights and lights.

Parry Sound

Happy Birthday, Aunt Kate!

Once again, I am doing something I don’t like to do. I am going repost my previously  published post about my great grand-aunt Kate, but since I haven’t been able learn anything new and I do want to honor the memory of my great grand-aunt Kate. 445 more words

Michael McCormack


November doesn’t usually afford such warm days & still waters. Feeling quite blessed to have this view out my front windows.

Parry Sound