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Lake Tomahawk in May 2021.

Monday, May 17, 2021

In the 'hood

 


I see this plant out my living and bedroom windows...close to another apartment building. A few days ago I walked right up to it and took photos. I think it's a very big azalea.


The last pretty azalea of the bright pink variety, and a hanging planter with an unknown plant.

Some apartments have ramps rather than stairs to the porches and entrances...probably designed for disabled residents. I like the plants this apartment always displays.

As I walked near Walker St, I saw these yellow flowers growing wild in the shade.


Another flower I don't know.

My big event on Sunday was taking my empty 10 gallon aquarium and all its paraphernalia over to the give-away table in the laundry room. I had thrown the pump away earlier, to insure that I didn't start another tank full of fish, which would require frequent tending. I'm determined to reduce the amount of things I have to care for. That's because this old person keeps having more demands to take care of myself! I've forgotten to take my vitamins now for 3 days! Oh dear...

Today's quote:

“Dance, when you’re broken open. Dance, if you’ve torn the bandage off. Dance in the middle of the fighting. Dance in your blood. Dance when you’re perfectly free.”

Rumi

10 comments:

  1. If you walked near Walker Street, what would you have to do if there were a Runner Street? We should have a Hobble Street around here.

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    1. And how about galloping? Or skipping? Thanks for going beyond, or behind!

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    1. I'm easily satisfied, aren't I? There are also people who wave or say hi to each other in passing.

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  3. Spring really is so lovely there!

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    1. Thanks, hope you have a great day...in spite of it being Monday. Here at least the sun is shining and the chance of rain is half what it was when I went to bed last night.

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  4. What a beautiful looking neighborhood you live in.

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  5. So much beauty in May! I love the purples and greens in your header.

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  6. So you gave up on the terrarium idea. Probably just as well since it does require close care to get started. Azaleas are all beautiful.

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