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Wednesday Vignette – be careful out there!

For days now, there have been firecrackers going off in our neighborhood – all in anticipation of July 4th. Call me a party pooper (I agree – I am), but this particular week always fills me with dread. This year, … Continue reading

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Wednesday Vignette – let light lead

After a week of inane and frightening Twitter wars, pointless arguments involving national anthems and civic protests at the expense of those still reeling from an environmental disaster, followed by unfathomable death and destruction at the hands of a lone … Continue reading

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Wednesday Vignette – new beginnings

This is a big week with lots of milestones. Not just in terms of our earthly rotation – as the end of fall almost unnoticeably glides into winter – but also worldly events on the national, political arena, the beginning … Continue reading

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Wednesday Vignette – let there be light

Is it just me, or did it feel like the past few weeks were just a long sequence of utter devastation? Starting with the bloodbath in Orlando – from there, it seemed to just snowball. Wherever you looked, there was … Continue reading

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Wednesday Vignette – on the right side of light

It took until mid-afternoon today for it to register that this was indeed the long awaited Winter Solstice – the day after which the light slowly starts its cyclical return. Rejoice, good people, rejoice! Here in western Oregon, we’ve now had … Continue reading

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Foliage Follow-up, October 2015 – like stained glass

The slanted rays and dropping temperatures makes me really love fall. Is it me, or is the light more yellow than in summer? It certainly seems like it. Anyway, for this foliage day, I want to celebrate the big leaves in … Continue reading

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Wednesday Vignette – the difference light can make

Seeing this Equisetum glowing, lit by the afternoon sun, made me think of how important the proper lighting is to how we experience things. Had it not been backlit like that, I probably would have wandered right by it. As … Continue reading

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