I'm a free spirited aging hippie
who loves talking to flowers, chasing rainbows
and photographing all the beauty that surrounds us
Thanks for taking a peek into my little world
Laura

Wednesday, August 27

Whispering in the Wind

I paused to listen
to their ode
to summer's end
 ~

Tuesday, August 26

Late Summer Color

Days are getting shorter
Here in the Pacific Northwest
Autumn is in the air
~
 
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Monday, August 25

Tell Me

Where have you sailed
What have you seen
What adventures have you beheld
~

Sunday, August 24

Pathways

Life's paths
ought be filled
  with wonder
~

Saturday, August 23

Friday, August 22

Thursday, August 21

The Dance

in the quiet light
of dusk
~

Wednesday, August 20

Serenity Violently Created

Coldwater Lake
  born from the eruption of Mount St Helens in 1980
its banks still littered with
blown down trees
~

Tuesday, August 19

Bold Beauty

Lighting up the shadows
  ~

Monday, August 18

Morning Has Broken

With a wisp of mist
still in the air
Over the
Toutle Mountain Range
~

Sunday, August 17

Joy

I heard the daisies
sing
~
 
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Saturday, August 16

Subtle Hints of Change

 Late Summer
mingles
with early Autumn
~

Friday, August 15

Thursday, August 14

Wednesday, August 13

As the Dawn Breaks

The morning mist
dancing upon the waters
at Coldwater Lake
~

Tuesday, August 12

Early Morning Sun

 
Coldwater Lake
just after sunrise
 Mt St Helens
letting off some steam
~

Monday, August 11

A Riot of Rustic Rust

 
 
Rusty and dusty
and a wee bit crusty
 ~

Sunday, August 10

Twilight Time

At the edge
of the forest
~

Saturday, August 9

Perseverance

Still wearing
last year's
fall fashion
~
 
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Friday, August 8

Bashful Blue

The  hydrangea
 a soft subtle
garden companion 
~

Thursday, August 7

Cloud Nine

Gently drifting
in a dream
~

Wednesday, August 6

Fiery Red

Wildflowers 
that beg to be noticed

Tuesday, August 5

Monday, August 4

Sunday, August 3

The Harvest

Blazing gold
in the summer sun
~

Saturday, August 2

Framing the Light

Bright sunlight
and high contrast 
can be a challenge
a polarizer helps tremendously
~

Friday, August 1

Mini Falls

Cute little Japanese garden
waterfall
~

Thursday, July 31

Wednesday, July 30

The Old West

 
 
In glorious
black and white
~

Tuesday, July 29

Robust

In a small Japanese garden
these reds were quietly 
screaming
 ~

Monday, July 28

Keeping Cool

 
On a warm summer day
Great Blue Heron
~
 
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Sunday, July 27

Saturday, July 26

Unhinged

 
Set your inner self
free
~

Friday, July 25

Rowing Around Silver Lake

Summers are short here
We try to enjoy
each and every day
~

Thursday, July 24

In an Orderly Fashion

Canada Goslings
following Mom
at Coldwater Lake
~

Wednesday, July 23

Walking Amongst the Wildflowers

 
During July and August
the wildflowers
go wild
~

Tuesday, July 22

River Walk

Lower Columbia River
 
Some pretties
along the way
 
and that crazy whirly thingy
~

Monday, July 21

Swaying in the Summer Breeze

 
 
On a sleepy warm
July day
~
 
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Sunday, July 20

Saturday, July 19

I Can Fly

I can fly
if I try
if I close my eyes
to see the sky
~