Flowing to the Sea – Heeding Haiku With Chèvrefeuille July 6th 2016

Flowing to the Sea

 

 

Magma flows to the sea like it did ten million years ago. Glacial icefalls flow to the sea, like they did ten thousand years ago. We flow to the sea, like we did ten hundred days ago. We learn, we live, we remember, we cherish, we return.

beneath the long sun

we rejoin the warm sea sand

seashell memories

 

 

 

View original prompt here.

 

Scablands? Says Who?

An abandoned railway turned trail offers entry into the lands scoured by the great floods of Glacial Lake Missoula.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Mt. Kit Carson – Bear Grass Festival

Mt. Kit Carson is currently awash in forest greens and the pale blossoms of Xerophyllum tenax (bear grass).

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Click here for more information on hiking near Mt. Kit Carson

Arrow Point

An early spring visit to Lake Coeur d’Alene.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

San Francisco – Part Three – All Around the City

The best of the rest of the city by the bay.

In this post, the last of our three-part series on San Francisco, your assignment (besides enjoying a tour of the city without leaving your desktop) is to find:

    1. Sylvester Stallone (or a reasonable facsimile)
    2. A Western Gull
    3. A pyramid

Good luck.

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San Francisco – Part Two – Alcatraz

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Part two of my three-part photo series on San Francisco features Alcatraz, the iconic island that dominates views of the bay from the Embarcadero to the Presidio. Residents have ranged from Al Capone to baby seagulls. Enjoy.

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San Francisco – Part One – Ocean Beach

The west side of San Francisco – Ocean Beach

In part one of my three-part photo series depicting the city by the bay, I have gathered pics of the western edge of the city.

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Yes, that's the moon.

Yes, that’s the moon.

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