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The Leaves are Falling Down

Prime, autumn leaf color has come and gone. There are still some leaves hanging on the trees, but many species have already dropped theirs, although in some areas where sunlight is sparse, color changes are still happening. I fear this … Continue reading

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Autumn Leaves and Gnarly Branches

Late October is this year’s best time to view autumn’s peak performance in the color department in my area. Some foliage has already dropped their leaves, leaving branches bare, while others have not quite fully morphed into their deepest autumn … Continue reading

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The Calm Before the Storm

Point Defiance Park Japanese Garden I ventured out to Point Defiance Park on Wednesday of this week. The day was one of those overcast, calm and so still, autumn days that I just love. It was, literally, the calm before … Continue reading

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Pumpkins and Gardens

I’m so glad I took advantage of last week’s fine weather, as conditions have now turned more cool and damp, and snow has dusted the higher elevations in the mountains. Late last week I visited a favorite garden of mine, … Continue reading

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Haiku Photography Composition

An original photo/poetry composition between myself and Stephen F Kaufman, author of the world’s best-selling edition of Musashi’s Book of Five Rings. He recently published a poetry book, Homage for Miyamoto Musashi, with 122 haiku based on his interpretation of … Continue reading

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