Tag Archives: HDR

Silly Saturday: Lost bugs?

I suppose the only thing that’s really silly about this post is my inability to get over my tendency to misinterpret the common name of these flowers whenever I see it in print. It’s Siberian Bugloss, aka Brunnera macrophylla langtrees. … Continue reading

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Here they come!

Today will be the first day the temperature is supposed to reach 70°F (21° C) and I’ve been watching the beds where I know the crocuses and daffodils have been waiting to make their appearance. Usually the crocuses are the … Continue reading

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Warm Winter Wishes (2)

Continued cold and windy here, and clear—which makes it even colder. Thinking back to more warmer times, this one came to mind. I came across this shed in Australia, near Armidale, New South Wales, in September 2007. It seemed to … Continue reading

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Faerie Forest, Part Two

I ‘m so pleased with the fun I’ve been having with my photos of the kauri forest (please see yesterday’s post) that I just have to add another to the gallery.  I’ve taken this one a further step into the … Continue reading

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Driftwood dreamscape

The first time I saw this beach, more than 20 years ago, I fell in love with it, and I have revisited it as often as has been possible, probably around ten times by now. It lies very close to … Continue reading

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Nebulous noteables: Looming over Leech Lake

It was the 21st of June, just about seven weeks ago, and we had decided to treat ourselves to dinner at The Lucky Moose, one of our favorite restaurants near the cabin, on the outskirts of Walker, on the south … Continue reading

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Nebulous Noteables: Ominous overcast

I’ve been having a great deal of fun sorting through some of my film work, and I ran across this one recently. I remember it as if it were yesterday, in large part because I took the time to make … Continue reading

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Looking high and low for new and old

As I reported yesterday, I spent some time prowling about during the rare, nearly-perfectly calm conditions that blessed us on Saturday. Last autumn we discovered that a small Eastern redbud (Cercis canadensis) had started to grow just to the west … Continue reading

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Triple tulip tribute

I’d like to dedicate this to my daughter Squiddy and also to her daughter The Elf in celebration of their birthdays, today and last Sunday, respectively. I’ve been meaning, for some time now, to make a more frequent departure from … Continue reading

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Yaaay-pril showers!

In answer to the prayers of so many people in this part of the country, the skies darkened today and released the first significant rainfall that we have seen in what I believe must be at least half a year. … Continue reading

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