A special place. That’s what I’d hoped for when I returned from the desert, like a prophet, back to the swamp. Well, I’m no prophet. And, this isn’t that place. I don’t know about the rest of you, but during this period of down time I’ve had a lot of time to think. After all, […]


A long December. For me it’s a time of review. Not just for 2019, but for the decade since 2020 is the start of a decade. It’s also just not only about me. It’s about the state of the planet. The state of being. And, it’s about the people that I’ve lost. The people who […]


I know what I said. I was wrong. I found this tree a day or two after I said that all the leaves were down. However, I walked by it this morning thinking I’d add to the red collection. Now, I can safely say that all the leaves are down. The street was covered in […]


The end. The end came quickly. I made this picture yesterday evening. By this morning the leaves fell to the ground or they faded dramatically. There’s a good lesson in nature’s teachings. When you see a chance you take it. When a door opens walk through it. When I window opens dive out of it. […]


It’s about time. The rain poured out of the sky. The cold weather arrived. The leaves turned yellow. They began to fall. We finally had golden leaves in the swamp. I made this picture yesterday afternoon at about 4pm. There were a lot of leaves already on the ground. Looking up however, was a little […]


Finally. Autumn looks like it is suppose to look. Leaves falling. Bushes turning. Flowers dying. After months of complaining about the heat, cool and cold weather finally arrived. How cool? How cold? The last cold front brought us into the 40s and highs in the 50s. We will warm up a little into the high […]