Posts tagged with ‘Nature’

  • It's Green Out There Poem

    It’s Green out There (New Poem by me with Photos)

    By on June 21, 2017

    The lush, dappled day engulfs me, effulgently as stray, stippled sunlight penetrates in spotty brushstrokes, and tender leaves clap their hands exhilarated by such...

  • Chaparral Cactus and succulents

    Chaparral Cactus and Succulents

    By on May 24, 2017

    If you are anywhere near Amarillo, this specialized nursery is worth a visit! I loved the cactus flowers, especially,...

  • Palo Duro Canyon Hike Photos

    Palo Duro Canyon Hike Photos

    By on May 23, 2017

    We stayed an extra day after the wedding to hike in the Palo Duro Canyon. The temperatures crested 100ºF...

  • Spring Photos from New Pond Farm

    Spring Photos from New Pond Farm

    By on May 16, 2017

    It was great to get out to New Pond Farm with my friend Anne to enjoy all the spring...

  • Leaves Bursting and Unfurling

    By on May 13, 2017

    What a joy to see the leaves burst out and unfurl!

  • photos from recent walks

    Photos from Recent Walks

    By on March 2, 2017

    We've had some pleasant weather lately, and it has been good to get out in it. I see compositions...

  • osprey photos

    Osprey Photos

    By on December 12, 2016

    I was delighted to get these rather close photos of an osprey...

  • pumpkin photos

    Pumpkin Photos 2016

    By on October 31, 2016

    Happy Halloween! What a great day to appreciate the beauty of pumpkins! Here are the ones I have enjoyed...

  • David Abrams Quote: Talk to, Not only About

    By on October 16, 2016

    How insulting to the other beings--to foraging black bears and twisted old cypresses--that no longer sense us talking to...

  • Beech mountain fire look out

    Hike to Beech Mountain Fire Lookout

    By on September 7, 2016

    The views in every direction were marvelous!

  • Summer Flowers 2016

    By on August 22, 2016

    Summer is festooned with beauty and color!

  • Cloud Formation Reference Photos

    By on August 19, 2016

    I've been studying clouds lately with the intent of painting them, and these clouds have been a magnificent unfolding...