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Earth: Woodland Creatures

March 20, 2019 | By CarolDuhart2 | Comments Off on Earth: Woodland Creatures | Filed in: Earth, The Four Elements.

Wolves howling are a reminder of the hollow, empty sort of winter. Winter with bare branches with peeling bark, empty gravel paths. And its all gray, black, gray with only evergreens for color. And silent, as humanity has gone inside for most of the season. Yes, there are skiiers, and hikers, and even bold winter • Read More »

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Earth: Fall Leaves

March 20, 2019 | By CarolDuhart2 | Comments Off on Earth: Fall Leaves | Filed in: Earth, The Four Elements.

Nothing like the sound of crunchy leaves on a brisk fall afternoon. This is the time of year when the woods begin to get quieter, as birds head south, people indoors, and long summer afternoons give way to sunset right after the work day. The result is a silent walk punctuated by only the fallen • Read More »

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Earth: Farm Sounds

March 20, 2019 | By CarolDuhart2 | Comments Off on Earth: Farm Sounds | Filed in: Uncategorized.

Early in the morning, just before the sun rises, there’s the low mooing of cows as they get that early grass and hay. Ever moving slowly as if they never have a reason to run. I mean, there’s always more grass, more hay, and warm sunshine once the sun rises high enough Not only cows, • Read More »

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Earth:Walking in the Woods

March 20, 2019 | By CarolDuhart2 | Comments Off on Earth:Walking in the Woods | Filed in: Earth, Uncategorized.

On a summer day, green, leafy and mild, walking deeper in an urban wood, can be a momentary retreat from the traffic noise. Amazing that only a few feet away can muffle the sound of traffic sometimes. That only one or two blocks can take a person back to a time when there was nothing • Read More »

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