On and Over the Hills

"Go as far as you can see; when you get there you'll be able to see farther." ~ Thomas Carlyle

Looking For My Song

Winter and summer have passed and still I have not written. I have not created. Bits and pieces of lyrics, a scant few notes of tune fly in and out … Continue reading

September 29, 2013 · 5 Comments

Late Autumn as Texture in Two Dimensions

There is snow on the ground here now, a soft, feather-light cloud, embracing¬†every surface as it arrives, gently impelling frail vegetation to lie down under white eiderdown.¬† Just a while … Continue reading

October 29, 2012 · 12 Comments

A Sustaining Autumn Rain

Only when it rains can I walk silently through the cluttered rooms of the forest. The moss has taken up the drink and swelled to a soft and pliant carpet … Continue reading

October 19, 2012 · 22 Comments

Scenes from a Soft September in the Forest

A selection of photographs from an unusually lingering fall in the forests around my home.

October 14, 2012 · 16 Comments

How to Pick Blueberries in Northern Woods

First of all, do not expect to pick enough for multiple quarts of jam in an afternoon. The blueberries that grow in the boreal forest are tiny, very tiny compared … Continue reading

September 16, 2012 · 16 Comments

Oops! I Must Have Had My Head in the Clouds

If you received an email for the previous post “How to Begin to Become a Great Photographer – My Way” and found it was password protected, I apologize. It isn’t … Continue reading

August 6, 2012 · 6 Comments

How to Begin to Become a Great Photographer – My Take

Click play on the audio player below to hear me read this to you (With grateful recognition to the gifted Julian Hoffman for the idea and assistance) Fly to Bhuntar … Continue reading

August 6, 2012 · 23 Comments