Two new wildfires broke out in Northern California this past weekend, prompting evacuations. Covid-19 continues to haunt everyday life. The list of 2020 natural disasters is growing and now includes trees falling. A giant Italian Stone Pine toppled over in a park near us while a neighboring home had a massive branch drop on itsContinue reading “Disasters Everywhere”
Many years ago I heard a tree fall in the middle of the night, a thunderous crash almost like gunfire. This week I took a hike on the Carmel Mission Trail where there were trees that had toppled over during the winter. When I took this photo, I thought of that long ago tree thatContinue reading “Fallen Trees…”
Deep in a forest it is common to find a fallen tree with exposed wood. Thanks to forest canopy filtered light, this downed tree’s inside were a mix of colors and textures. Took this shot at Southern Illinois’ Giant City State Park, the Nature Trail.