Category Archives: Stokes Valley

August 15, 2015 … day after day

I am determined that I shall take some planned shots today. Check back tomorrow to see if I followed through. Meanwhile yesterday’s images are as random as ever. I was in Frank Kitts park when a school group walked by. … Continue reading

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August 15, 2012 … seasonal shift

When we left San Francisco on August 8th, it was still mid-summer. On the other hand, arriving home, I see definite signs of spring. Sorry you folks in the Northern hemisphere, but we require you to surrender that summer weather … Continue reading

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April 9, 2012 … old view with new eyes

No matter how big the bin I hired, I suspect we could still have filled it. In fact we got the largest one available, seven and a half cubic metres, and sure enough, it is full to the brim. Thirty … Continue reading

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March 19, 2012 … walking the bounds

Community events and political speeches are not my natural habitat. Normally, I would rather re-arrange my sock drawer. I was prepared to make an exception in this case because it involved my grandchildren Maggie and Cooper. Stokes Valley has just … Continue reading

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