Lens-Artists Photo Challenge #191: Curves

Have you ever noticed that Nature's God abhors straight lines?  Just look around you at Nature, and you will see that there are no straight lines in nature.  Everything in the natural world is curved.  Straight lines belong to items of human manufacture.  When explorers and archaeologists are searching for signs of human habitation, from …

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CFFC: Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge: Bark and Leaves

Woof!!   That's the bark. Nah, not really! How about these?  They are two different Douglas Fir trees.  The one on the left was cut down, and I took the picture to show how thick its bark is.  The one on the right is very much alive, growing near Deception Pass on Whidbey Island. Here's …

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Discovering a new park, not far from home.

Periodically, Hubby and I drive from our home in Everett, Washington to the town of Leavenworth, along US Highway 2.  For years, I have noticed the roadside sign, pointing to the exit to Flowing Lake County Park.  I have always wondered what was there at the park, but we were normally in a bit of …

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