Monthly Archives: November 2014

Winter’s Arrival

It came blowing down the valley in a translucent wave, the trees still visible but no longer clear, like a watercolor painting where the colors fade, blend and stretch. It came with wind and rain that turned quickly to snow, … Continue reading

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Stone and Wood

Several layers of forest are preserved in stone on the mountain across the way. The petrified woodlands are different species than grow here now: sycamore, maple, dogwood. Eocene volcanics buried the forests one by one by one in different volcanic … Continue reading

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