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Spring Solstice 2017

It continues to be cold at Ginty Creek.  Today it is more or less sunny, but as has been the case for many days, storms hide the more distant mountains.  It is the 2016 Spring Solstice tomorrow, and the snow … Continue reading

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February at Ginty Creek

February at Ginty Creek has been mostly cold this year.  We’ve had a fair amount of sun, though – certainly more than last year. I had intended to write earlier, but was extremely busy for the last two weeks, all … Continue reading

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The Days Are Getting Longer

Funnily enough, the days seem to get longer only in the evening at first.  There was almost an hour extra daylight in the afternoon before I noticed much difference in the morning.  The above picture was taken mid January – … Continue reading

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It Is A Snu Day

In 1978 and part of 1979 I was a teacher at the Darwin School on the Falkland Islands.  Half the kids were from the nearby settlement of Goose Green; the rest were flown in by Beaver float planes from outlying … Continue reading

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Beauty in Gloom

In this persistent gloom, one still finds subtle beauty. The rain on this tree hung like diamonds.  Accasional gleams of light made interesting effects. A hint of sun in the fog, but that was all we had.The pond had been … Continue reading

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