• Kip’s Comments 6-16-19

      Ladage Photography is down for maintenance – Please check back on June 23 (or so)

  • Kip’s Comments 6-15-19

      It’s Not How Far A Person Goes, Just That They Go It would have been easy this morning for me to stay home, possibly in the house, so that I could avoid gnats, mosquitoes, and sweating. Instead I went to Sweet Marsh near Tripoli. My plan was to possibly paddle around Segment B (Marten’s …

  • Kip’s Comments 6-14-19

      Oh The Fragrance In a spot in our backyard, an area where I spend little time, we have a mock orange shrub growing. For fifty to fifty one weeks out of the year the shrub attracts little attention. But, for that one to two weeks in late spring when the fragrant aroma of the blossoms …

  • Kip’s Comments 6-13-19

      Joining Me on the Wapsipinicon River As I paddled my kayak tonight on the Wapsipinicon River, I thought I was alone.   If I refer only to humans, I had the river to myself except for Dan. Our paths crossed very briefly before I paddled into backwater where I thought I might have barred …