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100 Day Project: #73 Abstract snow

So I forgot to post last night, and of course remembered once I was already in bed. So here is yesterday’s painting- an abstract this time of how the snow sitting on the branches of spruce tree in my backyard looked to me. 33 more words


Magic Moments-Dharana

“To live each day as deliberately as nature”

Our lives are so fragmented, so torn by hopes and dreams and unfinished business it is hard to stay centered and be deliberate. 111 more words

It's Beginning To Look A Lot Like Christmas!

What a lovely tree! I had to take a photo of it to share with you!


The Worlds Oldest Forest

The “Trembling Giant” also known as Pando is a colony of over 40,000 quaking aspen trees in Fishlake National Forest in Utah which are thought to be about 80,000 years old. 187 more words

History In Pictures


Over the years numerous red squirrels have staked their claim to this large stump and the midden that surrounds it. Middens and squirrels are common in our woods but this arrangement is different from most. 116 more words

Nature Photography

The Tree

Once upon a time there was a tree.

For nearly 100 years it stood. Tall. Resilient. Firm against the wind.

But ants arrived. Tunnelled chambers deep into the heartwood. 32 more words

Nature Photography

Revenge of the Spruce

I have a huge spruce tree at the end of my driveway. As with many old things, it has begun to droop. And then you cannot see any approaching traffic when you pull out of the driveway. 50 more words

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