sights of life from a passerby

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Look Up — Climb Up

“the wisdom that comes from above is first of all pure; then peace-loving, considerate, submissive, full of mercy and good fruit, impartial and sincere.”

Becky’s Squares Challenge — Uplifting


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The Gull’s Gall — Rock Peace

“Peacemakers who sow in peace shall reap a harvest of righteousness.”


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I ____ Speech — Consequential Words

I hate speech? … I hate-speech?

“The tongue also is a fire … it corrupts the whole body, sets the whole course of one’s life on fire, and is itself set on fire by hell.”


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Icy Echo

Serenity on ice … socially distanced … frozen and docked … and the skaters still skate.

Bushboy’s Last Photo of December 2020


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Flower of a Different Sort

After the bloom … before deep winter … red-gold leaves on December’s flowering pear tree. “For every thing, there is a season ….”


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Fenced Up and Over

Guardrail fencing zigzags up the walkway ramp over Highway 50

Caught in the chain links


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Save the Endangered Tree Fog

… “a mist that appears for a little while and then vanishes.”


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Ghosts of Christmas First

For unto us a child is born … the government will be on his shoulders. And he shall be called Wonderful Counselor, Mighty God, Everlasting Father, Prince of Peace.


Aged on the Range

Posts, chain, grain, and wire up close in black and white


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2020 Hindsight … getting over the crazy

Whatever is true and pure … focus there … and give thanks.


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Rock, Water, and . . .

Bonsai Rock Smokey Sunset ©

Life – it can happen even in the cracks . . . Bonsai Rock


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Flames of life passed

What is your life?       Days vanishing like smoke  . . .   strength fading  . . .  and always remembered.


Resurgence

Hope Snag in Snow ©

At the top of the world, little grows in the dead of winter … and yet the sun brings forth hope.


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Yosemite’s Mantel of Snow

Yosemite's Mantel of Snow ©

Bridalveil Fall to Half Dome from Tunnel View


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Hoff in a Fog

 

Mount Hoffman from Glacier Point ©

Yosemite’s June surprise . . . overnight snow lingers on Mount Hoffman. As seen through retreating fog from Glacier Point.


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Half Dome Delight

Half Dome Under Snow ©

Is it summer or is it snow?


Through Him all things were made

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without Him nothing was made that has been made


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My Sierra

Woods Lake Hike

Take a hike

 


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Fire Works in the Sky

Fire Works in Flag ©

July 4th USA


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A Fair Memory

Ferris Daze of SummerFair Memory 6 2016 ©


In the beginning was the Word

TheoLogos John 1_1 ©

… and the Word was with God and the Word was God


Blown Away

 

Blown away ©

Winter’s a beach


Choppy Waters

Paddle-Wheel-Tahoe-©

paddling on the Delta Queen


Hot Springs eScape

Hot Springs eScape Long Valley ©

        reflections on summer heat … Long Valley Caldera