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It's the Pits

You open the door
and again, once more
You smell that smell
that comes from hell

Though you pay the price
beneath the stars and sky… 42 more words


The Pine Trees of My Childhood

The pure scent of pine trees and the terrible stench of smog—these opposites planted the first small seeds of love for the environment in my heart. 818 more words

Huangshan, THE No.1 Mountain in China

We love outdoors, we love to hike. Recently I hiked Huangshan, the Yellow Mountain, in Anhui Province in Southern China. Let me tell you, there is nothing like it, nothing! 715 more words


Haven Beach, Matthews County VA

So here’s the latest gallery from Matthews County; just a short walk up and down Haven Beach in the mid to late afternoon.

This will probably be the last photo set I post here, on the free WordPress servers; when it’s ready, i.e., next Sunday at the latest, I’ll put a link to the new site and a brief announcement. 130 more words


A Lovely Day in the Mountains

The ever changing view at this time of year is worth stopping for. The snow at higher elevations than my 8200 feet isn’t melting.

The bluebird sky and the scent of pines greeted me as I hiked the Sourdough trail, the only hiker on a beautiful morning. 17 more words

Growing Pine Nuts

Who else loves pine nuts on salads? We live in Wisconsin where we have tons of pine trees, so why not just harvest our own, right? 316 more words