I love looking at large, old trees. This beautiful oak tree in Vilas Park has to be 150-200 years old. When I see trees like this, I imagine scenes from days-gone-by the tree was a part of, and the memories it might have. If only it could speak…
Things are starting to green up in southern Wisconsin! What a wonderful sight.Continue reading Bring on the green
I spent some time out in the country yesterday, and the autumn colors were pretty incredible (even with the sun being obscured by clouds most of the day).Continue reading Autumn in the country
Things in the world sure have been difficult lately. Noticing the normal seasonal changes of the Earth gives me a little comfort. Happy autumnal equinox.Continue reading Autumn begins
What a magnificent old tree. The base of the trunk is at least 5 feet in diameter!Continue reading Magnificent tree
The trees are coming into leaf,
Like something almost being said.
The recent buds relax and spread,
Their greenness is a kind of grief.