Tag Archives: Owens Pond

08.28.2015 Once more with Yellow

Here’s the last of my burst of yellow flower posts from Owens Pond…for now. Partridge-pea (Cassia fasciculata) resembles a sensitive plant and I’ve read that the leaves are a little bit sensitive, but I haven’t experienced that…the plant’s sensitivity, I … Continue reading

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08.25.2015 Common Evening Primrose

Living up to its name, we are seeing the Common Evening Primrose (Oenothera biennis) in many places where human activity has disturbed the soil.  Their stalk can be as tall or taller than I am (5’11″…used to be 6’…I’m shrinking) … Continue reading

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08.23.2015 Moody View 3-Owens Pond Reflection

We had yet another foggy start to the day this morning.  I am expecting the same for tomorrow although we are not having the warm temperatures today as the last several…or we might even have some rain which was predicted … Continue reading

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01.02.2015 First of the Year

The sky wasn’t all that exciting as I left the house yesterday.  But seeing as it was January 1st, I felt I should give it a shot, so to speak.  My first impulse was to go to Mount Pollux, but … Continue reading

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12.05.2014 Once more from Owens Pond

Here’s one more shot from another favorite place in town.  It’s the same day as this one but with a greater emphasis as the tree and point and a little more subdued over all.

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10.28.2014 Dawn at Owens Pond

Prior to my visit to Mount Pollux on the 27th (yesterday), I thought Owens Pond in the Wentworth Farm Conservation Area might offer a nice start to the day.  As I stood at the west end of the pond, it … Continue reading

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10.03.2014 Owens Pond yet again

I had to be around the house this morning while Mary Beth travels, so I just made a quick trip to Owens Pond to see what the foggy conditions had to offer.  There wasn’t quite as much color as I … Continue reading

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09.06.2014 Peace at the start of the day

4 a.m. saw mixed skies with some clouds and a few stars.  That usually means that there could be some nicely lit clouds as the sun approaches the horizon.  But as we have seen lately, once the clouds reach the … Continue reading

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08.03.2014 Turtle on a Hot Wood Raft

With apologies to T. WIlliams and E. Taylor who was no turtle. Hey, gnarly dude hangin’ twenty.

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04.20.2014 Owens Pond redux

Have I mentioned my fondness for returning to favorite sites? 🙂  Sorry, bad humor. 🙂  Anyone who knows me well will tell you that I repeat myself to distraction. I was a little late this morning and saw the nice … Continue reading

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