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Low tides on Vancouver Island

Remarkable to see the low tides this morning and pools teeming with life. Of course our local Herons are taking full advantage. Three of the lowest tides in Victoria are expected to be seen over the next three months, during … Continue reading

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CATCH A SUNSET ON VANCOUVER ISLAND

  Many evenings I will observe the birds along the ocean edge and I marvel as the sun goes down how steady they stand and watch the giant, burnt-orange sphere meet the horizon. In those moments they embrace their solitude … Continue reading

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I LOVE VANCOUVER ISLAND

Surrounded tonight by an abundance of wildlife, breath taking vistas and our beautiful moon… copyright Es-tee Miller “Climb the mountains and get their good tidings. Nature’s peace will flow into you as sunshine flows into trees. The winds will blow … Continue reading

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GHOSTLY SENTINELS

Nature continues to reveal itself to a close observer if you know how to look for it. Imagine my surprise last evening sitting at my favorite spot of many years and looking up and noticing what appeared to be ghostly … Continue reading

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WHAT IS ENOUGH?

“…and then, I have nature and art and poetry, and if that is not enough, what is enough?” ..Vincent Van Gogh

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BLAZING A TRAIL

My nature fix today got me to thinking about how hard it is sometimes to be true to yourself. That heron out there was just enjoying the day and ignoring the petty seagulls that would land at his feet. It … Continue reading

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