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The Wells Country Store post image

The Wells Country Store, Wells, Vermont has exquisite wholesome donuts made by the magic hands of Dr. Tim.

On The Road post image

Driving home from the market yesterday afternoon, I pulled to the side of the road at the bend just past Wilcox flats. I coasted into the shade of a maple just off the shoulder, turned the ignition off, and rolled down the windows. There was a lilting breeze. The peaks of Red Mountain and Ball Mountain pastel soft in the near south, around Arlington. …

Blue Sky post image

Telephone pole, telephone line, and a blue sky.  Sometimes, it’s just that simple. Shaftsbury, VT • July 9, 2017

Laced Fern post image

Potted ferns silhouetted against a backdrop of illuminated windows. Londonderry, Vermont • July 27, 2017

Gathering post image

People gather together on a terrace in the evening,  Manchester, Vermont. July 2017

GMTX Locomotive Number 2147 post image

Vermont Railway GMTX engine number 2147 pulls a line of tankers and box cars heading northward towards Rutland, Vermont.

Lake Shaftsbury post image

A kayaker on Lake Shaftsbury. Shaftsbury, Vermont July 21, 2017

Peonies in July post image

Our peonies bloomed around the middle of June. When the blossoms were about the size of golf balls we clipped a handful with stems and put them in a plastic bag and then into the refrigerator. A month later we put them in a vase on our kitchen table and extended the season to enjoy them just a little longer.

Lake Shaftsbury post image

Wading in Lake Shaftsbury on a breezy late Friday afternoon. Shaftsbury, Vermont • July 21, 2017

Deep Woods post image

The noonday sun filters through deep woods on a hot and humid afternoon. Manchester, VT • July 18, 2017

Emmi post image

A breakfast conversation. Arlington, VT • July 19, 2017

Rain post image

A late afternoon rainstorm seen from a second floor window. Arlington, VT. July 17, 2017

Taconic Music Festival post image

2017 Taconic Music Festival Musicians:  Gavin Peck (viola), Heather Münch (violin, ) Jingting Liu (violin), Mark Serkin (cello), Dan Sato (piano) • Manchester, Vermont

Taconic Music Summer Festival post image

A rehearsal, in preparation for the Saturday July 16 Taconic Music Festival concert at Burr and Burton Riley Center for the Performing Arts, Manchester VT.

Shaftsbury Field post image

A large tree with full and sweeping boughs in the middle of an open field in Shaftsbury, Vermont.  –July 9, 2017

Sunday Morning post image

A field waiting for harvest on Myers Rd in Shaftsbury, VT.  –July 9, 2017

Shaftsbury, Vermont. post image

I went out for a drive through Shaftsbury, VT early this past Sunday morning, and this is what I found.

Paran Creek post image

Paran Creek flows through the middle of the village of North Bennington, Vermont.

A Barn in Sandgate post image

A barn surrounded by hydrangeas on a farm in Sandgate, Vermont.

Beginners Mind post image

Cultivating a beginners mind, keeping things as simple as possible, practicing the same things over and over again, and being ever mindful of the basics, improves that chance of producing work that resonates.

14 Quotes About Laughter post image

1. Laughter is the shortest distance between two people. –Victor Borge

Let’s Go Dancing post image

Lets go dancing, dancing in the rain, take off our fancy shoes…

July 2, 2017 post image

At the foot of Equinox Mountain fields are prepared for the fall pumpkin crop.