Saturday, January 31, 2009

Beauty is Within

Personal beauty is a greater recommendation than any letter of reference.



Ralph Waldo Emerson

Some call things old.

I believe they just have just

built up character


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Thursday, January 29, 2009


Layers of clouds

& layers of earth

the world is

made of layers

B Wade

Scenic Sunday

Tuesday, January 27, 2009

Sumpter Oregon

It jumps hurdles, leaps fences, penetrates walls to arrive at it destination full of hope.
Maya Angelou

Sunday, January 25, 2009

Saturday, January 24, 2009

Featuring My Kitty's

I call Rachael my kitty still
though she is now 12.
I love
to put her by my ear to listen
to her purrrr............
very calming
miss rachaelThis is baby she is almost 2.
she is a talker meow, meow, meow...
& a begger
when it comes to food.

miss baby

Camera Critters

Wednesday, January 21, 2009

More Dreaming of Spring

Nothing says spring like a lilac in bloom

Icy Creek

one kind word can warm three winter months
japanese proverb

Sunday, January 18, 2009

Saturday, January 17, 2009

Soaring Free

I always have a sense of peace watching a hawk soar through the air

Camera Critters

Friday, January 16, 2009

A 180 Degree View

View of the Owhyee Mountains Idaho

I just stood where I was at and turned 180 degrees

2 beautiful views from the same spot

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Scenic Sunday

Thursday, January 15, 2009

Open Fields

Open field outside of Sumpter, Oregon Thanksgiving weekend 2008.
The clouds had lots of charactor that day.

Tuesday, January 13, 2009


Snake River
Marsing Idaho

When you build bridges you can keep crossing them.
Rick Pitino, Lead to Success

Sunday, January 11, 2009

Todays Flowers #22

Flowers from Bolboa Park San Diego

Listen, can you hear it? Spring's sweet cantata. The strains of grass pushing through the snow. The song of buds swelling on the vine. The tender timpani of a baby robin's heart. Spring.
Diane Frolov and Andrew Schneider, Northern Exposure, Wake Up Call, 1992

Saturday, January 10, 2009

Curious Cows- Camera Critters #40

on my country drive i stopped to take pictures of birds

in the bushes by this dairy farm.

to my surprise when i turned around this row of cows had all come

up to the fence sniffing at me.

their curiosity took me by surprise but made for

a fun photo op

Camera Critters

Country Barn

The family is the country of the heart.
Giuseppe Mazzini
Italian patriot & politician (1805 - 1872)

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