Silver Falls

“I bet nobody can get a good picture here!”, said our photography instructor.  On the face of it, you’d think he was crazy – we were along a stream bed in a lovely valley.  But he had his reasons, apart from giving us all a challenge.

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Spring Break


Here in the good old USA, numerous folk are “enjoying” the style of winter that is often considered the exclusive domain of International Falls, Minnesota and their robust Canadian friends further north.  Temperatures are brutally cold, well south of freezing, accompanied by ye olde insidious wind chill and ample amounts of that white stuff that wanted to be rain before Mr. Freeze squeezed its little liquid heart. While the Canucks and Minnesotans may shrug it off, for those less accustomed to this winter thuggery I offer a Spring Break – a reminder of things to come.

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