Independence Grove

One of the preserves in my area was formerly a gravel pit, if I’m remembering that correctly. They shaped it and let it fill with water, and planted the hills around it with native seed. Now people walk and jog around the lake, or fish along its shoreline. This is a large canvas, 24″x36″. AsContinue reading “Independence Grove”

Dragonfly Lair

Dragonfly Lair As you know, one of my favorite places to be is Volo Bog. Here, the Arrowhead has gone to seed. It is a hot day toward the end of summer and if you walk quietly you’ll see the dragonflies lurking. Thanks to them, the mosquitoes and biting flies are rarely a problem thereContinue reading “Dragonfly Lair”

Volo Vista repost

With apologies to all who already saw this, I am reposting this post because it didn’t appear for everyone. As you approach the Volo Bog, you first come to a rise and get this view, looking out over the low area that holds the bog, and the low ridges beyond. I’m going to guess theContinue reading “Volo Vista repost”


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