Archive for May 2016

The Crow's Nest

The Crow's Nest
It was a perfect Sunday in May,  sun-splashed  and temps in the 70’s,  the  kind of day we’ve waited for all winter, and all the chilly April days .  Today, spring was in full bloom.  A gentle breeze carried the  perfume of  lilacs and lily-of -the- valley, the sounds of lawn mowers and  the smell... Read more »

Fires and Rain

Alberta, Canada is burning.   Dry conditions for over year have contributed to the wildfires raging around Fort McMurray, a city of 80,000 people, in the middle of forests and oil sands. The wildfires can be seen from space.  Here is a picture from  NASA Suomi satellite— Smoke from the fires has been detected  over... Read more »