Category Archives: Landscapes

An Ent tree.

I love J.R. Tolkein. I’ve always been fascinated with his stories that take you into that imaginary world of middle earth, Hobbits and elves. If you dont know what an Ent tree is by definition Ents are a race of beings … Continue reading

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Desert wildflower

The picture above was snapped on a hike I took with Chatterbox.  The colors, the shadows, the highlights…it was all a little off.   Most of the pictures turned out similarly…I think what I wanted is beyond my photographic ability–not … Continue reading

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One of these things is not like the others, One of these things just isn’t the same. I love the little white flower, standing  petals and sepals above its neighbors. Spring is boinging through the desert, and things are popping … Continue reading

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Desert Texture

Not dessert texture (which is important), but desert texture. Don’t worry, I won’t make you lick anything in the pictures.  Indeed, I would strongly reccomend against it. Licking cacti:  bad juju. …Just ask my sister!

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…to the prairies…

Farwell, summer vacation.  While your warm temperatures and late sunsets will be missed, it will be most pleasant for the kids to be tired at the end of each day again!

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