WordPress WEEKLY PHOTO CHALLENGE: WAITING We live in a region of rivers and dams. Back when this country was more a hope than a reality, this was the river where America's transition to industrialization began. According to the National Parks guide: "The Blackstone River Valley of Massachusetts and Rhode Island is the “Birthplace of the … Continue reading BEFORE THE FALL
H2o | Daily Post Weekly Photo Challenge - October 8, 2016
Nature inspires me. Rivers, valleys, mountains. Sunrise, sunset. Rainbow and city architectural. A beautiful vista, anywhere along the river or at one of its many dams or waterfalls. That's what does it for me. Beauty has never failed me. No matter how down in the dumps I felt, being someplace visually beautiful picks me up. … Continue reading INSPIRING VIEWS
I needed an airing. My cameras needed exercise. So, finally, I got my act together and we went out to take some pictures. Where to go? Sometimes, the path of least resistance works out best. We went into town, parked and walked to the Mumford River and the dam. With trepidation. I didn't know how … Continue reading MY BLUE HERON
It was a bright afternoon as the Mumford rolled over the dam toward its ultimate destination, junction with the Blackstone River.
This is about as local as I can get! All these were taken recently in Uxbridge in the Blackstone Valley. I wish I could add more, but this is enough for the servers to handle. Thank you prompters for giving me something to work with 🙂 Always looking for an excuse to post pictures of … Continue reading DAILY PROMPT: LOCALLY SPEAKING