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  • Reflecting on a tree

    Reflecting on a tree

    Walking to the mailbox, I noticed this tree reflected in a puddle.

  • Fall tree

    Fall tree

    Yeah, I’ve posted a pile of pictures of fall leaves this year. Going through my pictures earlier this evening, I found this one that I took later in the day last week. The tree doesn’t look like this anymore. After a weekend of wind and rain, the leaves are pretty much down, blown into the…

  • Japanese maple leaves

    Japanese maple leaves

    Looking out the front window, I saw the setting sun backlighting the Japanese maple leaves. I love this time of year when the sunrise and sunset are at “normal” hours.

  • Tree in the green space

    Tree in the green space

    Standing in my back yard, watching the Breitling Jet Team practice, I snapped a picture of a dead tree in the green space. Pictures are where you find them.

  • My favorite photos of 2015

    My favorite photos of 2015

    Here, in no particular order, are my ten favorite photos I made in 2015. Interestingly, there is no overlap between my favorite photos and my pictures on Instagram that got the most love.

  • Rebirth


    Walking around Dawson Creek Park, I found this tree budding by a newly plowed field. By the way, I learned something useful writing this post. Since joining Instagram, I have wanted to post my Instagram pictures on my blog. I find the Instagram editor to be simple to use. It also makes what I can…

  • Monday


    Q: What do Oregonians call a sunny day after two days rain?A: Monday. Although this applies today, who am I to complain? Today is beautiful!

  • Oak felled

    Oak felled

    A couple of weeks ago, I posted a picture of a couple oaks bordering a field. I returned the next day to take another picture. This last week, one of the oaks fell victim to a feller. Update. Mom emailed to ask why the oak was felled. I reviewed my pictures, including one I took…

  • Oak


    I returned to the oak today.