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~ Wordless Wednesday ~ Maybe Gray-crowned Rosy-Finch ~

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~ Lens-Artists Photo Challenge 119: My Hideaway ~

Leya has invited us to show our favorite hideaway this week. As it happens, I have two special places to relax, write, read and think. When we’re home in Vancouver during the summertime, my hideaway is under a bower near … Continue reading

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~ Wordless Wednesday ~ Beach Critters & Birds ~

Wishing everyone safe harbor, as we navigate uncharted waters.ūüźĺ

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~ Wordless Wednesday ~ American Crow ~

Corvus brachyrbynchos Wishing everyone safe¬†harbor, as we navigate uncharted waters.ūüźĺ

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~ Lens-Artists Photo Challenge 115 ~ Inspiration ~

¬† Inspiration from within ~ a fire that animates spirit to express sensations¬† thoughts emotions. ¬†Informed by life ¬†music, poetry, stories paintings, drawings, photography, dance motion color¬† light trees, flowers, birds snails, butterflies, bears running rivers, tranquil lakes¬† surging oceans … Continue reading

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~ Report from the Edge of a Continent ~ Brown Pelicans Return ~

A colony of about 100 Brown Pelicans (Pelecanus occidentalis) were gathered along the shoreline when Jello and I took our morning walk, September 14, 2020. What a joy to watch them flying above the waves, swimming¬†in the splash and swash … Continue reading

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~ Lens-Artists Photo Challenge #105: Spring ~

  When threat of frost is almost past, as hydrangea leaves sprout and daffodil blossoms swell within their green sheaths, a new year begins. With fresh life emerging, I creep out of winter’s cave to embrace being once again. wind-stirred … Continue reading

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~ Lens-Artists Photo Challenge #104: Summer ~

  Hydrangea blossoms ¬† ¬† ¬†shades of blue velvet richness mood indigo ~ From rich vibrant tones to soft pastel hues, Hydrangea are one of my favorite summer show-stoppers! Birds, are everywhere in my summer gardens. They keep the grounds … Continue reading

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~Lens-Artists Photo Challenge #103: Surprise ~

  Sometimes I take a photo, like the one below, of a subject (Bufflehead duck) and I’m disappointed when the featured subject is unclear. Then, when I look at the same photograph as a composition, I am pleasantly surprised! ~~~ … Continue reading

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~ Wordless Wednesday ~ Perfect Pairs ~

Wishing everyone safe¬†harbor, as we continue to navigate uncharted waters. ūüźĺ

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