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Innocence

This dear little Inca dove always reminds me of total innocence. According to Webster it means: Innocence means you've done nothing wrong. You've broken no laws, committed no sins, and...

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Sprites

Walking on the trail I could hear them before I saw them. They were always anxious to talk and play and even walk with me a while. Very social but few people saw or heard them and they had...

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The Rebel

Standing straight and tall with his roots above ground is the rebel. Not for him to have his nether parts safely under the ground and out of sight. Not for him the norm of splaying his roots to...

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Tide’s Out

Flying over the west coast of Vancouver Island gives one a whole new perspective. The trees look like miniatures made for a hobby railway and the seaweed just before the waterline looks like a...

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Halo Violet

This luscious little beauty is called a Halo Violet. Well actually it has a few names - Viola cornuta 'Halo Violet' (Horned Violet) to name a few. The gardening books say it's a compact...