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A Day in the Life: Inspiration VII—It’s for the Birds!

For bird lovers everywhere, and for many creative and artist types (like me), few things inspire us more than the beautiful creatures that inhabit our world with us. From the first robin of spring (haven’t seen one, yet…) to the … Continue reading

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A Day in the Life: Summer’s Coming!

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Despite yet another round of illness and antibiotics, it’s such a gorgeous day that I really needed to get out and take some pictures of all the beauty blooming around me. Right now, irises and columbine carry the day, with … Continue reading

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A Day in the Life: End of summer and other delights

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Today, I finally got outside for a few minutes, after being cooped up in the studio for more than a week. This is an all-too-brief outing, since on Monday, I’ll be cooped up in the house again as a result … Continue reading

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A Day in the Life: Day Tripping

Photo courtesy Baumgartner’s. baumgartnercheese.com Monroe, WI, a quaint, small town, is known for a few wonderful things, among them, Baumgartner’s Cheese Store and Tavern. They serve stinky Limburger cheese sandwiches, mouth-watering beery brats, and some of the best dark beer … Continue reading

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A Day in the Life: Fuchsia Fantasy

A bud, a promise. A shy unfolding, full bloom. Fuchsia fantasy.

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A Day in the Life: Seasons

Exquisite detail Blaze of color, soft ruffles Summer perfection. ………………………………….. Winter’s brutal cold, disconsolate memory lurking underneath. ………………………………….. Seasons turn, youthful blossoms wither away to make room for new life. ………………………………….. Cherished memories pressed like flowers in a book, deep … Continue reading

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A Day in the Life: Fuzzy Memories

 While out in the yard last night, assessing the current state of weediness in the gardens, neglected for several weeks while I was away and lamenting the large clumps of crabgrass growing everywhere, I pointed my camera at a seed … Continue reading

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