Art, Nature, Photography, Saturdays Photo Finish

Saturday Photo Finish

For a Saturday Photo Finish, we end the week with a random picture from my wanderings. These are just shots that I take that I like and may be of any subject that catches my fancy.

Like them? Share your thoughts in the comments or a photo of your own.


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Books, Nature, Travel, YA

Dreams from the Desert

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The Desert Keep of the Silent Assassins


“She had been just about to stop and set up her tent when she’d crested a dune and the lush green trees and adobe fortress had spread before her, hidden in an oasis nestled between two monstrous dunes.”

Assassin and the Desert by Sarah Maas

Natural Phenomenons, Nature, Science

Frozen Beauty

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Shades of Turquoise Ice

In the winter, for about five months or from January to May, the lake freezes over but the water is so clear that, from the surface, you can see an astounding 130 feet below you. Transparent and shining in a turquoise color, these masses of broken ice look like shards of glass rising into the sky. They are caused by the slow and unequal pressure in the main body of the packed ice as well as by the unequal structure and temperature.