Saturday, October 14, 2017

Autumn leaves: black, red, and orange

I guess these all start looking alike after a few. No matter. This one is different looking, even though the colors are similar to previous leaves.

I didn't notice that part of the leaf was missing when I took the picture.

Friday started out foggy and heavy with dew, but it turned out glorious around mid-day. I repaired a closet shelving unit before the sun even came up, and sorted through the clothes that were stored there. I have two piles started: clothes to donate and clothes to throw out (ripped, frayed, and otherwise not suitable for donation).

Before lunch, I cleaned up the tamarisk branches and cut the lavender down. I still have to pull the roots out and prepare the ground for new plants. I have some perennials and bulbs I want to plant there. After lunch, I cut the grass in part of the yard and along our road. I'll do the rest on Saturday.

5 comments:

  1. Oh, you're so much more industrious than I. If you don't look closely, the leaves do start to look the same. Thanks for looking closely. This one is stunning.

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  2. Wow, that red leaf is amazing, especially because you were able to capture even the texture of it. Great!

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  3. You and Tasha have been busy!!

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  4. jan, merci, monsieur !

    mitch, my industry comes in short bursts.

    judy, it's a good lens, that one.

    bettyann, still more to do! I guess there's always more to do...

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