Category Archives: Photos

Early Spring Sunrise

The early spring sun ekes out of its slumber, casting glimmers of rosy purple light across the ice still clinging to the surface of Horn Pond. The ice is still with us as we near April, but the morning bird … Continue reading

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Four Seasons by the Pond

Among other things, 2013 afforded me plenty of opportunities to enjoy the natural beautify of Horn Pond, which we are fortunate to live very close to in Woburn, MA. Here are a few photos that capture my walks through the … Continue reading

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This Day

“Nothing is worth more than this day.” Goethe True perhaps on any day, but the brilliant fall colors and blue sky certainly a good reminder to savor the day! Photo taken at Horn Pond, Woburn, MA.

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Sunrise, Sunset [#nature photos]

My early morning walking routine means I capture more sunrises than sunsets. Both of these are taken at Horn Pond, Woburn, Massachusetts. The one above is a sunrise shot, with a heron taking off across the pond. (chasing the ducks, … Continue reading

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#BostonStrong at Fenway Park

We had lots of reasons to smile this past Saturday at Fenway Park! It was a very trying week for everyone in the Boston area after the Marathon bombings. I didn’t know anyone well that was injured, but we were … Continue reading

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Thankful [a photo essay]

We could see the sun was starting to brighten our Thanksgiving morning. If our recent loss teaches anything, it is that we must appreciate the gifts that each day brings. I quickly set out to do just that, knowing how … Continue reading

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Autumn Colors 1

It’s starting to look a lot like autumn around here! This photo was taken earlier this week walking around nearby Horn Pond. Seeing the Ansel Adams exhibit recently definitely inspired me to take a closer look at the water around … Continue reading

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Good morning, August!

I was up early enough this morning to be greeted by the full chorus of night sounds, as the bull frogs and various insects weren’t yet ready to call it a night at 5 a.m. I noticed the sounds to … Continue reading

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Morning Inspiration

Why do I get up so early? Well, I’m hardwired that way for starters. Then there are practical reasons, like getting a jumpstart on the day–I can get some writing or reading done before hungry 6 year olds awake. But … Continue reading

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Morning Mist

Things were starting to brighten up by the end of my walk at Horn Pond the other day, but let me take you back to the pre-sunrise start of it. I’d managed to get up early enough to wake the ducks.Then … Continue reading

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