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A moment of Thanks, no make-believe

Thanksgiving. I am thankful for the men and women who lived before me in this country, that they lived in harmony with the earth and each other and gave of themselves in a perfect sacrifice to our forefathers. I am … Continue reading

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Chief Seattle’s Thoughts (and a few of my photos)

That destiny is a mystery to us, for we do not understand when the buffalo are all slaughtered, the wild horses are tamed, the secret corners of the forest heavy with the scent of many men and the view of the ripe hills blotted by talking wires.

Where is the thicket? Gone. Where is the eagle? Gone. The end of living and the beginning of survival. Continue reading

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A to Z Making Believe B is for Bokwus

There is a spirit that lives in the northwestern forests. Among the deep dense foliage of fir and hemlock, red cedar and and spruce. A spirit so haunting only a fleeting glimpse of the war paint and piercing eyes are … Continue reading

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