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sean-arbabi's picture
Nov.15.2012
Last month my older brother and I planned a long overdue backpacking weekend up in Yosemite, to retrace some of the steps we took 19 years ago in Tenaya Canyon.  It was a fun badly-needed three days of nothing but hiking, camping, and photographing amongst granite and pines. We spent the...
mary-wilkinson's picture
Aug.30.2009
Fragments of rose petals cling to the window pane like faded confetti tossed into the rain. There are  only two roses left intact on the bush that hugs the granite wall beyond the east gable. A strong gale guarantees their demise. Rain falls in tidy torrents from the gutters and puddles by the...