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The Tree's Gone

Mom has been making some changes around the place recently! The biggest one so far is the tree in the garden, which no longer looks like a tree, but which Mom says will be back. 516 more words

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Autumn Leaves

I upped the contrast on this one a bit too much, I think.  There’s a major difference between the screen I use to adjust the pictures and the one I type on, making it very difficult to tell when I’ve got it right.  43 more words



Summer has seen lush growth in the Kenora area. Rain has been reasonably plentiful; the last few days have been particularly humid as well. There was quite an outbreak of forest tent caterpillars and as a result, huge swaths of trembling aspen dominated forests were denuded by the end of June. 602 more words


Poplars swaying in the breeze

Poplars swaying in the breeze | Pappeln wiegen sich im Wind

Double exposure | Doppelbelichtung, 2015


The Wind Keeps its Secrets

His sable brush gave birth to a blue
so blue it was almost bruised,
and there an iv’ry, there a white,
He saw with just one ear but all his soul. 178 more words



This spring has had some rain, but not a lot. But enough to keep the woods from being tinder dry. There have been a couple of forest fires, but because it’s really only semi-dry, the fire suppression folks have had an easy time of stomping out wildfires. 567 more words


Duomo di Pioppi - Poplar Duomo

A few months ago I learned that my entry was among the five finalists in an international competition to create the cover image for an Italian graphic novel recounting the history of the city of Milan from an environmentalist perspective. 320 more words