Winter Boogie

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Flakes boogie down

Happy Thanksgiving

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Red Breasted Nuthatch, first snow, 8

HAPPY THANKSGIVING, Y’ALL!!

What’s Left

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Always the remnant
Of wind and fire and time
Is golden.

©2016~~Leslie Willoughby

A Few Of My Favorite Things

 

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Bears be damned! It’s Feeding Time!!!

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The lake at Francis Slocum State Park is stunning this time of year, particularly when the mist rises with the sun.

Woodland Apparition

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This ghostly flower can be found blooming in the deep woods from June to September, when the leaf canopy creates a shady gloom.  A symbiotic relationship between a fungus (mycorrhiza fungi) and tree roots releases nutrients that the myco-heterotrophic Ghost Plant soaks up.