• Kip’s Comments 9-16-19

      “Light is Sweet, and It Pleases the Eye to See the Sun” A heavy blanket of fog this morning challenged drivers, especially those meeting people who do not turn their lights on. Other than that, the fog was really quite pretty. As I was heading west, I noticed this scene in my review mirror …

  • Kip’s Comments 9-15-19

      More Sweet Water Trail Color As I walked the Sweet Water Trail today I attempted to document more of the color along the path. Initially I imposed a “no duplicates” rule on myself, meaning I could not photograph anything I had photographed in the previous few days. Soon into the restriction I realized I …

  • Kip’s Comments 9-14-19

      Seasonal Urge About this time each year I get a strong urge to head to wilderness somewhere. In the past I’ve traveled to the Boundary Waters Canoe Wilderness Area (BWCA) for paddling and solitude, to Isle Royale National Park for hiking and quiet times, and on numerous shorter outings closer to home. I suppose …

  • Kip’s Comments 9-13-19

      What To Do When It Rains and a little more Imagine you are a dragonfly attempting to live your life at Sweet Marsh. Your life as a dragonfly may be as short as six-months; this after spending possibly much more time as a larva in the murky waters of the marsh. For the past …