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Summer Rain Haiku

Walking in the light warm rain today inspired this little Summer Rain haiku. The last line came to me thinking about another time I was walking on a day like this. walking in warm rain summer smells steeped in moisture … Continue reading

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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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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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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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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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Waking with Birds

  waking with the birds witness to morning’s first light weary ducks still sleep

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Morning Sky

I slept in this morning, and managed to have enough light to get some good pictures! These were taken around 7 a.m., with just enough light eking through the clouds to create some interesting reflections. One of my favorite spots … Continue reading

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