Half light of Tuolumne Meadows sunset

Communing in the Half-Light

  Everyone needs beauty as well as bread, places to play in and pray in, where nature may heal and cheer and give strength to the body and soul alike. – John Muir Today's Weekly Photo Challenge: Half-Light, asks us to share a photo inspired by a poem, verse, song lyric or story. Nothing speaks to …

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Tuolumne Meadows

No Room; But There’s a View

I never get tired of visiting Tuolumne Meadows in the high country of Yosemite National Park in California. My parents traditionally took their two-week vacation to the Sierra Nevada mountain range, which from San Diego was about an 8 hour drive. By the time I was eight years old and my brother was five, we …

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River and Pine Trees

A River Runs Through It

The beautiful Tuolumne River runs through these alpine meadows in the high country of Yosemite National Park. This area is probably one of my most favorite places in the WORLD (but I don't get out of California much). If you would like to know more information, click here. Tuolumne Meadows is located on the Eastern …

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Re-FRESH-ing

Fresh Celebrate the first day of Spring, the Vernal Equinox. Cosmically, there is a lot going on as described in this article excerpt by the Washington Post. At 6:45 p.m. EDT on March 20, the sun appears directly overhead at Earth’s equator, marking the start of spring in the Northern Hemisphere. This year, the spring …

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