Category Archives: Inspirational

Birdies are Back

I’m not sure what it is about rainy days that makes the chickadees come to twitter and feast in the evergreen and plum trees outside my office window, but I love that they do. When the sun fades, the birds … Continue reading

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After Dinner View

Sometimes old friends ask me how I can live outside the city? “Can you see this on your way home after going out to dinner?” I might reply. A stunning evening tonight. This was the view on opposite sides of … Continue reading

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Exciting Events and Best of All – Spring!

It’s finally warm out there, and I thought I’d share a bit of the beauty outside my office window… My LIKENESS Valley Reads event at North Bend Library is about a week away! (see prior post) And before that, there’s Wine&Words … Continue reading

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River Walk – Above the fog

Out of the shadow over the lake, the mountains stood in the light. And the fog shone like crystals where it gathered on the fir needles into glowing droplets. These images are part of a series posted chronologically from one river … Continue reading

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River Walk – Mountains are Out

From the shore at the trail’s end, I could see across to the mountain (Mt. Si) where the sun still shined brightly on the top although the valley was in shadow. The mists played on its sides adding to the … Continue reading

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River Walk – Windfall

By the look of the wood on this stump, the tree went down recently. It was likely one of those that floated by my house swept up in rising waters. Its exciting to watch the parade of fallen trees and … Continue reading

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