On Tuesday mornings the local Audubon group takes walks in wilderness areas within the city. I am always fascinated by what remains here just beyond the fence posts.
This definitely the year of the Indian Summer. A recent cold-front brought our high down into the 70's
I went to the woods because I wished to live deliberately, to front only the essential facts of life, and see if I could not learn what it had to teach, and not, when I came to die, discover that I had not lived. ~Henry David Thoreau, 1854