PHOTOGRAPHS AND PHILOSOPHIES

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Horned Tree

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On one leg

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Turtle Bask

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April Day

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Bee Pollen

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Spring Crocus

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Snow Drift

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Yana the arctic fox…

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Snow Walker

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Winter Gorge

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From the mouth of Fire

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Taughannock Falls, 2017

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Footprints

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Blue Beauty

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A pair of damselflies

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Orb Weaver in the Sun

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Resting on the leaves…

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This snowy leopard seems to be smiling.   The sun was warm for her that day.  If only I could share her comfort and cuddle up right by her side! 🙂


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No longer adrift

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Ghost Bird

Ghost Bird

The Hermit Thrush guards a small nook in the moss covered rocks. Jumping behind ferns, it becomes a blur; a rustling shadow, a yellow light. What fairy land does it protect? Where does it go? Of what places does it know? Hidden behind the green, moving among the unseen, a ghost bird beckons us softly, cautiously showing the way.


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Creeping Ice

Creeping Ice

The ice receded, though some people saw snow fly this morning. Rain, mud, and decaying vegetation all around. Spring has come. Now I wait for the return of my beloved Winter. Gone, but never forgotten.


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March Waterfall

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March Waters

March Waters

The melting snow and rain left the water ways dynamic. The turbulence was inspiring.


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Milkweed

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As Above, So Below – The last days of Winter

As Above, So Below - The last days of Winter

Technically it’s the first day of spring, but this image sums up my feelings about it all. I’m always sad to see the Winter leave. This was taken in February at the Marsh. I’ll be looking forward to seeing more Winter next year (or in a week or two if the “Powers that Be” still favor a late snow, like in the past).