Tuesday, February 18, 2014
Thursday, February 13, 2014
For most of us, the celebrations were a joy from start to finish. I still grin widely when remembering hands clasping and smiles shared in the busy downtown core where we'd previously walked unnoticed.
That gentle linking of humanity seemed to me to be Vancouver at its best
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Tuesday, February 11, 2014
Friday, February 7, 2014
And of course, when it comes to intricate, no-one does detail as well as Mother Nature, clearly evidenced in the delicate orchid...
Thursday, February 6, 2014
These were taken at Crescent Beach a short while ago...
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Wednesday, February 5, 2014
Tuesday, February 4, 2014
I've been out of touch for the last year, but have not forgotten the many dear friends I made on line.With apologies for the long absence, I hope to reach out and reconnect with each and every one of you.
I'm beginning with a repost, in part because my very rusty skills are in need of a jump start. I am also inspired by the work of photographer,Eric Pouhier, recently brought to my attention by my brother, Martin.
On a road trip to Utah a few years ago,my husband and I made a detour into northern Arizona.
I had always
seen of slot
and a stop
at Antelope Canyon
The very same forces of water that formed the glorious swirls of sandstone over time also present considerable danger to unwary tourists who fail to heed the warnings of flash floods.
Grey and stormy though the day was, the sandstone walls simply glowed in what little light filtered down.
Seen from above, there is little indication of the beauty that lies beneath.
Once plodding through water, even our foolhardy selves were forced to admit it was time to leave, but I know it will not be the last time we visit this wondrous place.