Tag Archives: Nature


Derelict barns can be found driving the countyside of Manitoulin Island, Ontario. “The poetry of earth is never dead.” (John Keats) Sometimes a feel of country can be found close to home. This walkway led to the stream below. *~* … Continue reading

Posted in Photography | Tagged , , | 20 Comments

Time to Let Go

Autumn colors transitioning Bending to the winds of change Tenacious until the end ~*~ V.J.’s theme: Resilience https://onewomansquest.org/2019/09/16/v-j-s-weekly-challenge-64-resilience/ Frank’s theme: Fuzzy https://dutchgoesthephoto.net/2019/09/17/tuesday-photo-challenge-fuzzy/

Posted in Nature, Photography, Poetry | Tagged , , , , , | 15 Comments

Weed in Disguise

Wild beauty Medicinal, saving grace In time of uncertainty Daughter undiagnosible Time passes with no answers Milk thistle provides a miracle ~*~ *( My daughter missed her grade 7 school year many moons ago due to an unknown illness that … Continue reading

Posted in milk thistle, Nature, Photography | Tagged , , , , | 21 Comments

Transforming Old Beliefs

Generalizations And negative assumptions Clutter the mind “Ignorance is bliss” Twists the belief system * Seagulls are scavengers Garbage eaters A nuisance Not worthy of esteem Lowest on the totem pole * That’s what I was told * Photographer’s eye … Continue reading

Posted in Nature, Photography | Tagged , , , | 20 Comments

Taking a Break

*This is the entrance to taking a break from the noise of city life. (Windy Lake Provincial Park)) “Sometimes, just the warm sun and the sound of the waves is pure heaven.” (Sue Alexander) * ” Taking the time to … Continue reading

Posted in Nature, Photography | Tagged , , , | 16 Comments

Shoreline Memories

“The real voyage of discovery consists not in seeking new landscapes, but in having new eyes.” (Marcel Proust) Rocky Mountains near Jasper, Alberta, Canada (The sky was hazy from smoke due to nearby forest fires in British Columbia. ) Northern … Continue reading

Posted in Nature, Photography | Tagged , , | 16 Comments

Dreamy Tranquility

Dreaming of the road less travelled An unspoken journey Of endless possibilities Mountains pull me in A sacred witness To my heart’s desire Just when I thought All was done Call of the ocean Steals my heart * Ann-Christine’s theme: … Continue reading

Posted in Nature, Photography, Poetry | Tagged , , , , | 27 Comments