In the Pink

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Covered in freshly fallen May showers.

About sherijkennedyriverside

Left brain, right brain, I can't decide. After many years of successful visual arts pursuits, I'm working on my other creative inclinations. For the past 8 years, writing has been my second full time job, and it's worth every sleepless night. Sheri J. Kennedy grew up mostly a city-girl coasthopping from Seattle to rural Pennsylvania, Miami and back to Seattle. She currently resides on the banks of the Snoqualmie River in the scenic Cascade Mountains. Her heart has found its home.
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6 Responses to In the Pink

  1. bluebrightly says:

    Does everything look especially lush to you this year? It seems that we’ve had just the right amount of rain – the raindrops on these are a lovely touch. Beautiful. 🙂

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    • Yes, I’ve noticed the plants are thriving. We took a drive around the Cascade Loop this past weekend, and I was amazed (and pleased) to see the levels of water in the reservoirs and rivers. This year has apparently been much wetter, though the pattern provided enough sun for me to feel like it’s been warmer. Except for today…brrrr! I hear the warmer weather is returning soon. 🙂

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      • bluebrightly says:

        Yes, water levels are really good. I don’t have the years you do to compare so I’m interested to hear your take on it, but it sure seems to me that things look good this year. And I agree, there’s been plenty of sun alongside the rain. We’ll have to remember this when the next round of drought comes…meanwhile, let’s luxuriate.
        I bet that was an enjoyable drive…we did a piece of it recently, too, out to a trailhead a few miles W of Darrington. A very nice change of scenery, getting back towards the mountains. 🙂

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        • My favorite spots were Winthrop and the mountain pass between there and Burlington. White Pass?? The weather was stunning. There were still spots of snow by the road at the top of the pass, and I took a video of the surrounding peaks that had birds calling back and forth in the background sound. It was also interesting to see the area between Wenatchee and Chelan from the back highway. Coming back south on I-5 we hit intermittent downpours, but were rewarded with rainbows several times there and along hwy 203 back home. Lovely day!

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