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The Calm Before the Storm

Point Defiance Park Japanese Garden I ventured out to Point Defiance Park on Wednesday of this week. The day was one of those overcast, calm and so still, autumn days that I just love. It was, literally, the calm before … Continue reading

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Pumpkins and Gardens

I’m so glad I took advantage of last week’s fine weather, as conditions have now turned more cool and damp, and snow has dusted the higher elevations in the mountains. Late last week I visited a favorite garden of mine, … Continue reading

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An Afternoon at Lakewold Gardens

Welcome to Lakewold Gardens, located in Lakewood, Washington. This was my first visit to the gardens. It was a perfect, sunny and warm day. What better idea than to take a stroll in these beautifully manicured, historical gardens nestled along … Continue reading

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Haiku Photography Composition

An original photo/poetry composition between myself and Stephen F Kaufman, author of the world’s best-selling edition of Musashi’s Book of Five Rings. He recently published a poetry book, Homage for Miyamoto Musashi, with 122 haiku based on his interpretation of … Continue reading

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Magical Glass Pumpkins!

Today I went to the Glass Pumpkin Patch, held each year by the Tacoma Glassblowing Studio. The local event was set up in the Point Defiance Park Japanese Garden Pavilion. What a feast for the eyes this event is! Glass … Continue reading

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