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Saturday 6 May 2017. Wet Meadowbrook, After the Shooting Star Bloom

It was 45 degrees F and mostly cloudy, not raining but with fresh puddles in the street at 6:30 am when I headed out in Shadow in the direction of Meadowbrook Park. It was a little past dawn, but the … Continue reading

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Sunday 7 February 2016. Sky Over Meadowbrook 

34 degrees F at 6:40 am.  Discovery II  Took me on today’s bike ride. At last, on the road!  Saw a yard of “ghosts” Plants protected from winter Waiting for the spring.    Thought of my troubles: They take a … Continue reading

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Tuesday 15 July 2014. Royal Catchfly! And, of Course, Other Flowers, and a Large Caterpillar

Today all day it was so cool and breezy and comfortable (70 degrees F at 4:15 pm!) it was possible to take a comfortable ride in the late afternoon, which I did. Funny thing about the afternoon, even when the … Continue reading

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Friday 11 July 2014. Rosinweed Flowers on a Perfect Morning.

It was 59 degrees F at 5:18 am, the sky strewn with mostly large pink clouds. Rode to Meadowbrook Park on Vine Street; about half way there smelled skunk rather strongly, but the smell dissipated before I reached the park. … Continue reading

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Sunday 4 May 2014. Out in the Country: Surprised by Things Like the Wild Asparagus

Got out at 6:45 this morning, though had intended to start earlier. It’s been challenging to get into warm-season mode, hard to shake off the slow-motion of winter. Trusting it will improve! The temperature was 52 degrees F with little … Continue reading

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Sunday 29 December 2013. The Sky Changes, Like Everything

At 6:45 this morning it was 36 degrees F. The sky was grey with darker-grey shapes. Overall it was still rather dark, and what was visible of the sunrise was not dramatic. A few widely scattered little piles of snow … Continue reading

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Saturday 15 June 2013. Thick Clouds and More over Starbuck’s.

Took my time getting out this morning; it was 5:45 as I rolled out on Rhododendron. It was 66 degrees F and the grey clouds were thick and lumpy, preventing a view of the sun-disc. Hoped it wouldn’t rain; Rhododendron … Continue reading

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Thursday 13 June 2013. Too Threatening

Almost got out before the stroke of 5, but then forgot something and then it was 5:04. 😦 The temperature was 72 degrees F, and there was a fairly stiff head wind as Rhododendron and I headed north. The sky … Continue reading

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Sunday 9 June 2013. Good Clouds over New Purple Coneflowers.

Been trying to make it out of the house before 5, but so far this morning’s 5:04 is the closest I’ve come. The temperature was 64 degrees F, the sky filled with medium-sized clouds loosely jammed together. Today’s destination was … Continue reading

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Sunday 11 November 2012. Short Trip Under a Showy November Morning Sky

It’s been devilishly difficult to get out on velo these November days, so though I really wanted (it didn’t seem impossibly ambitious) to visit the (or a) Center of the Universe (Philo) wound up settling for a spin to the … Continue reading

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