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

Sunday, May 31

Strength in Numbers

Old growth Cedars
May they live
forever strong

Saturday, May 30

Kissed by the Rain

Life giving
Life sustaining

Friday, May 29

Chasing the Light

When the sun filters through
and dances on the forest floor
magic happens

Thursday, May 28

Wet Feet

Wild and Wonderful
The wetlands are alive
with color

Wednesday, May 27

Hiding in Plain Sight

This little cutie
so bright and cheery
lives in a small dell
in the middle of a dense forest

Tuesday, May 26

Dreaming of

The many shades
of Spring

Monday, May 25

For Barry

For my brother
Vietnam 1969
and all the many who gave their lives
to protect our country and our freedoms
Lest We Forget

Sunday, May 24


Rustling in the breeze
they spoke to me

Saturday, May 23

Friday, May 22


All aglow 
with light
and hope

Thursday, May 21

Temporary Meadows

Trees grow fast
here in Washington State
logging is our mainstay
Sad as these cuts look 
wildflowers abound
and with pockets like this one
always has a place to call home

Wednesday, May 20

Simple Beauty

beauty can be found
around the next corner

Tuesday, May 19

In the Shadows

In a far corner
 under our Laurel Tree
these sweet wildflowers grow
I crawled on in
captured their charm
and left them to live

Monday, May 18

Hiding and On Her Anniversary

Mt St Helens erupted
35 years ago today
but she refused to come out
and play

Sunday, May 17

Peeking Out from Under

for a place in the sun

Saturday, May 16

Heading Home

In that hushed moment in time
when day
entwines with night

Friday, May 15

Magical Moments

We all have them
favorite places
where our imaginations fly
and magic is made
Sharing with Sweet Shot

Thursday, May 14

A Wander

Dark days
persuade the imagination
to  wander

Wednesday, May 13

To Look is to See

On a bed of roses
on a bed of pine needles
beauty is everywhere

Tuesday, May 12

Coming Together

Wouldn't it be wonderful
if we could all
meet inbetween

Monday, May 11

Call of the Honeysuckle

Bright bold and beautiful 
like the hummingbirds
that love it so

Sunday, May 10

A Mother's Day Wish

To all mothers
Happy Mother's Day
You've been gone most my life
but you've never left
my heart

Saturday, May 9

A Gentle Touch

The forest is filled
with wonders to discover
to hold in our memories 

Friday, May 8

Pretty in Pink

pure perfection

Thursday, May 7


Just as the sun was setting
it peeked out from behind dark clouds
giving gentle light
Sharing with Sweet Shot

Wednesday, May 6

Happy Little Bluebells

 Patches of open land
filled with sunshine
and joy

Tuesday, May 5

Monday, May 4

Hidden Amongst the Green

Deep in the forest of green
this sweet little iris grows
It's a magical moment
when I rediscover it each and every Spring

Sharing with Sweet Shot

Sunday, May 3


The forest is exploding
with new life

Saturday, May 2

Bold and Beautiful

The always cheery
 Red Rhody

Friday, May 1

Among the Clouds

Like a bird
we can fly
we can if we try
if we close our eyes
to see the sky