Tagged: Nature Photo

The Marks of Time – Trees

Tree Bark wth some mold on Fort Belvoir, Virginia

I love trees.  This is not an unknown fact to most of my friends, but I love tree bark even more.  Continue reading

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Spring Sprang While I Was Away (Short Entry)

It appears spring sprang in the mid-Atlantic while I was away traipsing about foreign lands.  Odd, given it snowed the night before I left.

Lilac bush at ferry farm, virginia

Lilacs at Ferry Farm, Virginia

You can find this beautiful, incredibly fragrant, dark purple lilac bush at George Washington’s boyhood home, Ferry Farm, in Virginia.

Oh, Random Weather of Virginia (short entry)

I’m beginning to think Mother Nature might need some lithium, anticonvulsants, antipsychotics, and benzodiazepines. These are used to treat Bipolar Disorder, which I’ve decided that Mother Nature has.  In the past 7 days, we’ve gone from 60-degree weather to 12-degree weather and we’re heading back into 60-degree weather this weekend.  We’ve gone from  sunshine to snowflakes to wind and back to sunshine.  Maybe Mother Nature just needs a hug?

Snow on Tuesday:

Snow in Northern Virginia

Snow on the ground in Northern Virginia