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  • STU·​DIO

    STU·​DIO

      I don’t go out looking for pictures. I go out, and if something catches my eye, that’s reason enough to photograph it. — Henry Wessel said that  

  • su MMEr LiGHT

    su MMEr LiGHT

      In order for the light to shine so brightly, the darkness must be present. — Francis Bacon said that  

  • g ARd En

    sToNEs & bRicKs

      laying the bricks and the flagstone is a difficult, but rewarding process   In the spring I have counted one hundred and thirty-six different kinds of weather inside of four and twenty hours. — that Mark Twain guy said that  

  • li T TL E

      i’m building a miniature English Garden in a portion of my back yard   Little things seem nothing, but they give peace, like those meadow flowers which individually seem odorless, but all together perfume the air. — Georges Bernanos  

  • oN c E

      Marilla says that a large family was raised in that old house long ago and that it was a really​ pretty place, with a lovely garden and roses climbing all over it. It was full of little children and laughter and songs, and now it is empty, and nothing ever wanders through it but…

  • Ey E

      Douglas Adams said, “It is a mistake to think you can solve any major problems just with potatoes.”, but i did teach a four year old that potatoes have eyes with this potato.

  • c LApB oA Rd

      The only truly affluent are those who do not want more than they have. — Erich Fromm said that

  • w EEdiNg

    w EEdiNg

      Many gardeners will agree that hand weeding is not the terrible drudgery it is often made out to be. Some people find in it a kind of soothing monotony. It leaves their minds free to develop the plot for their next novel or to perfect the brilliant repartee with which they should have encountered…

  • jA KE bRAK Es

      there comes a time when you just have to take a stand against things that are wrong, she said with a straight face

  • pA Nic

    DON’T PANIC   If I wait for perfect conditions someone will park a truck in the view. The most I have waited in the rain for conditions to improve was five days. The picture wasn’t worth waiting for and isn’t in this book. — Bob Croxford said that

  • n E s TiNG

    she could not be persuaded to use one of the hundreds of trees in our neighborhood   To find the universal elements enough; to find the air and the water exhilarating; to be refreshed by a morning walk or an evening saunter. To be thrilled by the stars at night; to be elated over a…