Shadow, Light, & Colour
My favourite time to take the canoe out is early in the morning, before anyone else is awake.
The water is like glass, the mist drifts oh-so-slowly across it, and the sun turns everything to gold. 8 more words
1 week, 1 day ago
Here in Duluth
I’d like to spend more time in this great forest in Superior, Wisconsin, but the hiking trails are non-existent. There are some cross-country ski trails that are so-so to walk on, like grassy roads. 9 more words
2 weeks ago
Minnesota is second growth country, with tiny islands of old growth you have to seek out to discover what has been lost due to statewide industrial logging. 131 more words
3 weeks, 1 day ago
The brisk morning air sent a shiver through their limbs and set a small stand of old philosophers to speculating about the approaching season.
“It can’t be good.” 13 more words
3 weeks, 5 days ago
The Gardeners Coach
Stepping out into the vast forests of Southern Ontario invokes a sense of the magnificence and resilience of the Northern forest trees. Here, on this island in… 277 more words
1 month, 2 weeks ago
Life is fatal. It is not a question that we all die … but how we live.
To live is to love with a sense of community … since no one lives without the kindness and good will of others on some level. 185 more words
2 months, 2 weeks ago
My wife and I bought two old ten pane French windows a couple of years ago at a flea market. We knew as soon as we saw them that they would be perfect for the front of the shed. 353 more words