Early Spring is Blooming in Seattle

 Posted by on February 22, 2015 at 11:48 am  Outdoors, Photos  No Responses »
Feb 222015
 
Early Spring is Blooming in Seattle

While much of the Northeastern and Midwestern US has been bombarded with snow and ice storms, we’ve had a very mild winter in the Seattle area this season. The highs have been in the 50s and even 60s off and on for the past couple of weeks. The sun–long forgotten by most Seattleites during the winter–has […]

Sunny Views at the University of Washington

 Posted by on April 25, 2013 at 10:08 am  Photos  No Responses »
Apr 252013
 
Sunny Views at the University of Washington

It was an amazing 70 degree sunny day in the Seattle area yesterday so I took in the sites at the University of Washington campus after a business meeting. The “U-Dub” campus was chock full of students enjoying the sunshine and impressive views while shuttling between classes. I was especially impressed by the views of both […]

Jan 202013
 
Bringing Relief to the "Sitting Woman" Sculpture by Phillip Levine

While on my Sunday run along the Sammamish River Trail today, I did a double-take when I glanced over at a sculpture next to the trail. Some prankster had placed an office chair underneath the “Sitting Woman” sculpture by Phillip Levine. I imagined that the bronze “Sitting Woman” must have felt some relief sitting on […]

Double Rainbows Over Bellevue / Seattle

 Posted by on September 28, 2012 at 11:09 pm  Photos  No Responses »
Sep 282012
 
Double Rainbows Over Bellevue / Seattle

Seeing a distinct rainbow is always a treat. But seeing a double rainbow is doubly cool. The double rainbow I saw this morning over Bellevue WA seemed especially bright to me. I later learned that the primary rainbow is the one that has red in the outer arc and violet on the inner aspect. (The […]

A Blue Moon in August

 Posted by on September 1, 2012 at 9:59 pm  Photos  No Responses »
Sep 012012
 
A Blue Moon in August

Yesterday evening I was strolling with my family and some friends in my neighborhood when I was stopped in my tracks by a blue moon. The moon was extremely bright and appeared enormous over the horizon. It’s been a long time since I’ve seen a moon this big and bright. The blue moon is the […]