Category Archives: Intimate Landscape

04.05.2021 Monochrome Monday-Jennison Road

Mountain Laurel branches develop some nice shape. Although dead, I liked the curves combined with the stump. Last year was a downer for Mountain Laurel flowers.  The year before was glorious and I am hoping for a rebound this year.

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04.02.2021 A little more skunk seepage

Another shot from the Quabbin Park seep as the skunk cabbage buds start to swell.

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03.23.2021 A skunk in a seep

Besides the leaves under glass this seep also hosts skunk cabbage-Symplocarpus foetidus which I visit most years at this time. For those unfamiliar, these are the flower buds which precede leafing out and create their own heat so are often … Continue reading

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03.21.2021 Silent Sunday-Fallen leaves under ice

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03.18.2021 The Season Draws Nearer

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03.15.2021 Textured Cascade

There is a very large rock at the edge of the Wahconah Falls Brook downstream from the waterfall. I enjoy how it deflects the streaming flow and reflects the light off the water as well.

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03.15.2021 Silent Sunday-Hop Brook

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03.13.2021 Hop Brook

Another from this location.  I haven’t posted one from here in a while but it is a favorite to visit. Once a part of the M-M  Trail (from Metacomet, CT to Monadnock, NH mountains) and now part of the New … Continue reading

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03.12.2021 Jagged Edge

Winter’s winding down and spring is around the corner.

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03.11.2021 WInter’s Warmth on LIngering Oak Leaves

After yesterday’s pig of a post, here’s a bit of late winter color from Harvard Pond. It will be warm today as we approach the end of the season with mid 60’s today.  Not much snow or ice left here.

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