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Lemon Meringue

A section of deteriorating paint on a curb

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Chestnut Leaves

Looking up from under a Chestnut Tree in Lithia Park, Ashland

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Rosehip on Rockface

The Union of a broken rose hip branch with a nearby rock face

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Aged Iris

The essence of this iris seems to remain even as it transitions

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A note of caution on the side of construction equipment

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Vetch accents the Southern Oregon landscape in Spring with delightful patches of purple popping up everywhere,

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Inside and Out

Part reflection and part interior seen through a vacant office building window in Medford, Oregon

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Meadow Reverie

Spring’s quiet exuberance along a path at Emigrant Lake

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Waxed Reflection

Automobile reflection from our condominium parking lot

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Iris Leaves

Iris leaves from Emigrant Lake just east of Ashland, Oregon

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