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Dog’s Day

3 dogs waiting to be bathed at the 25th annual Ashland Coop dog wash.

Seed Pod Lantern

Seed pods from a Chinese Golden Rain Tree photographed at Baldessare’s Italio Garden in Medford, OR

Venice Kinesis

Section of a mural painted by Rip Crock in Venice Beach, California. This mural was created in admiration of Venice, where the goddess of love is free to skate (skates cropped from this vantage point) along the promenade with the wind blowing her hair in magic waves.

Leaves of Summer

Shadows cast by overlapping leaves

Old School Windows

Windows on two sides of an old schoolhouse in Siskiyou County, CA

Salsify & Oat Straw

Two edibles, Salsify, also known as Oyster Plant and Oat Straw, gracefully past their prime.

Venice Arrivals

A street moment near the main drag at Venice Beach, California

Hosta

Hosta photographed at Baldessare Mineo’s Italio Garden in Medford, Oregon.

Handles

These objects from sculptor, Margie Mee’s scrap pile remind me of dog bones as much as beat-up handles.

Leaf Spirit

Scattered Leaf Patterns