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Being a long time wildlife rehabilitator, I thought some of you might appreciate my latest release ...
AstralSmoke comments on Jun 15, 2018:
Good job!
Anderson Cooper’s tribute to his friend Anthony Bourdainhttps ://youtu.be/qF7SRQFd49E CNN ...
AstralSmoke comments on Jun 15, 2018:
I watched the entire video (which is not normal for me). I didn't watch his show, but I'm very aware of how honest he was. His outlook on life was admirable. I'm sorry he found life no longer bearable.
Heart warming example of Mother Nature's Mothers.
AstralSmoke comments on Jun 15, 2018:
I want that tree in my yard.
Hi can you add a caption to this photo?
AstralSmoke comments on Jun 15, 2018:
It's a tough job being a nwolc.
[facebook.com] About Jeff Sessions
AstralSmoke comments on Jun 15, 2018:
Oh wow! I hadn't thought of the resemblance before, but I believe you must be right. He is granny!
Molly is an 18yr. old red-eared slider who came to the clinic to be seen for restlessness and ...
AstralSmoke comments on Jun 15, 2018:
You've known her for 11 years! Is she kept by a friend of yours?
Félix Vallotton (Swiss-French, 1865-1925) Pont sur le Béal, 1922.
AstralSmoke comments on Jun 15, 2018:
That's really nice. I'm not familiar with this artist. Thanks.
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AstralSmoke comments on Jun 15, 2018:
Very nice. Do you know the artist?
Going to the movies....woo..hoo!
AstralSmoke comments on Jun 15, 2018:
Enjoy!
I’m so upset with this recent illegal immigrant separation of children from their families. I want...
AstralSmoke comments on Jun 15, 2018:
I believe the majority of us do.
My cuttings from the plum tree are sprouting even the huge branch that I didn’t think had a ...
AstralSmoke comments on Jun 15, 2018:
Somethings you just can't kill!
Has anyone here actually read the "mission statement" of this group? Looking at the majority of...
AstralSmoke comments on Jun 15, 2018:
Staying on topic seems to be a problem for some, but I don't see it happening that often. If one of my posts goes off topic I usually write them a personal message.
Kurt Schwitters (German, 1887-1948 ) Merzbild 5 B (Picture Red Heart-Church) 1919.
AstralSmoke comments on Jun 15, 2018:
Merz. Love Schwitters'.
After work walk through a local county park. Found a friend who just looked at me and then continued...
AstralSmoke comments on Jun 15, 2018:
Very tranquil. Looks like a good place to go after work.
Apache plume
AstralSmoke comments on Jun 15, 2018:
Ditto @BucketlistBob 's question. These look to be fairly small. Do they look like smoke at a greater distance as well? I have never seen (or heard) of this before. Thanks for the enlightenment!
A rock wall
AstralSmoke comments on Jun 15, 2018:
There is something about stone that really attracts me. It's cold and warm at the same time and plants growing between them is very inviting.
Gardening in the high desert. I decided to put my plants in these frames so I can cover them in case...
AstralSmoke comments on Jun 15, 2018:
I thought maybe varmints at first. How many of these do you have? What happens if you aren't home? Do you ever let them out so they can run and play?
What say ye gentlemen ? (giggle)
AstralSmoke comments on Jun 15, 2018:
You must have read my bio.
This is a wooden relief carving, painted with water soluble oil.
AstralSmoke comments on Jun 14, 2018:
Very nice. What type of wood? Not that it's super important. Just wanted to ask.
photograph by skado “da moon”
AstralSmoke comments on Jun 14, 2018:
Ooo. That is meaningful!
Camping a few years ago using dutch ovens a lot of fun.
AstralSmoke comments on Jun 14, 2018:
I definitely have the fever.
Never too old.
AstralSmoke comments on Jun 14, 2018:
The goals just get smaller.
A young robin that a vet in Harrisburg sent to me. She did a great job raising it so far, but ...
AstralSmoke comments on Jun 14, 2018:
You're mother nature's mom.
How do you keep picking yourself back up when it seems that the world, universe, human kind, or ...
AstralSmoke comments on Jun 14, 2018:
A stiff drink, some weed, and some magic mushrooms. Works every time!
I am an ally, my son is gay, Love him?
AstralSmoke comments on Jun 14, 2018:
OK, we agree on this one.
Judge you for.
AstralSmoke comments on Jun 14, 2018:
You're a better person than I. I judge people if they are religious and if they have screwed up political views. I don't judge them if they don't know how to drive and I just get irritated if they put the toilet paper on incorrectly.
Planters Knocked up three planters and gave them a coat of preserver this morning . They will be ...
AstralSmoke comments on Jun 14, 2018:
Funny! I read 'planters knocked up'. Nice job on the planters.
Would love to hear your title suggestions Hi, I'm new to the group and to the site. I'm excited ...
AstralSmoke comments on Jun 14, 2018:
Very well done. What do you consider 'been here a while'?
I'm extremely busy these days. But I really miss seeing what my peeps in the music are posting. Is...
AstralSmoke comments on Jun 14, 2018:
Nice suggestion.
Remember The Costa Concordia
AstralSmoke comments on Jun 14, 2018:
Too long to watch right now. No, I don't remember, sorry.
World Cup 2018 ! Here is your official unofficial all things World Cup thread
AstralSmoke comments on Jun 14, 2018:
Big football fan!
"February Sunset", Oil, 11" X 14", $150
AstralSmoke comments on Jun 14, 2018:
Not one of my favorite ones of yours, but I like it.
I’ve been watching this mutant grow for 2 weeks. I finally picked it and threw it in the compost....
AstralSmoke comments on Jun 14, 2018:
At least it grew right side up. If it had grown the other way all the luck would have drained out.
Every want that childhood pond to be yours?
AstralSmoke comments on Jun 14, 2018:
No, I never wanted a pond of my own, but their were ponds everywhere when I was growing up and none of the neighbors minded if we wanted to play in them.
My little slow Canadian garden is a month or more behind all the other nice postings I see here from...
AstralSmoke comments on Jun 14, 2018:
Do you do anything special to get your wisteria to bloom. My father planted ours and it has never bloomed.
I took a walk along the road I live on and took a few pictures of some flowers that were growing by ...
AstralSmoke comments on Jun 14, 2018:
Sticker bushes.
Paulie would like to say hello to the group!!!
AstralSmoke comments on Jun 14, 2018:
What is Paulie?
My post is not a comforting one but is of psychopathic nature. Ugly distressing photos are in the ...
AstralSmoke comments on Jun 14, 2018:
Our understanding is too limited.
Neighborhood rock
AstralSmoke comments on Jun 14, 2018:
Looks like it could be an aerial shot.
Recent cactus flowers
AstralSmoke comments on Jun 14, 2018:
I was expecting something red. The yellow is beautiful.
Never give up.
AstralSmoke comments on Jun 14, 2018:
I love seeing stuff like this! Fantastic!
I have been cutting down a lot of invasive Congon grass and adding it to my chicken/duck powered ...
AstralSmoke comments on Jun 13, 2018:
I've found that if you water the compost as you add to the pile, it aids the composting process. Urine has extra minerals and stuff that adds to the compost. Can't go wrong with either or both methods.
Two chins are the best.?
AstralSmoke comments on Jun 13, 2018:
Two faces are bad. 3 or 4 is out of control.
My last promethea cocoon eclosed today. The result: a spectacular female.
AstralSmoke comments on Jun 13, 2018:
Wow, she is beautiful!
Let's pretend we're wrong and a supernatural diety shows up on earth! What three questions would ...
AstralSmoke comments on Jun 13, 2018:
Why did you show up now? When are we going to become extinct? What other planet(s) are you going to screw up?
These 5 plus 3 I plucked last night while I was weeding ....someone will be making zucchini bread ...
AstralSmoke comments on Jun 13, 2018:
Show us those green fingers!
Groundhog Day I read somewhere that Bill Murray wanted this movie to be deep. Probably more like ...
AstralSmoke comments on Jun 13, 2018:
I agree. It's a fun film with several hidden meanings.
"Burst Free", Oil and Gold Leaf on Canvas, 24" X 24", $500
AstralSmoke comments on Jun 13, 2018:
Did you use a palette knife for this painting?
Finally getting some rain in Texas. We've had very little measurable rain since September!
AstralSmoke comments on Jun 13, 2018:
That makes life more difficult. Here in Hamilton Co. TN, we are doing a little above average. Normally we have about 50"/year.
AT LAST My pinks have started. There are buds on both of the Hostas too!
AstralSmoke comments on Jun 13, 2018:
Yeah! Let's dance and have a party! Always looking for an excuse. ;-)
Hello People! I try various forms of gardening each year in an effort to improve my methods and ...
AstralSmoke comments on Jun 13, 2018:
Good luck in your garden this year. Hope everything made it through the downpour.
Rachael Talibart ...
AstralSmoke comments on Jun 13, 2018:
I didn't spot any but one creature. Guess my eyes are deteriorating. I love the photos though.
An excellent way to choose a person to VOTE for or a FRIEND, is to ask yourself, if I died tomorrow,...
AstralSmoke comments on Jun 13, 2018:
I'm choo chooing on it.
Fox Host Calls Trump A Dictator (VIDEO) - YouTube
AstralSmoke comments on Jun 13, 2018:
Watch out for the 'pillow talk'.
Okay so the fact that I work on RVs part time on my friends lot exposes me to a lot of different ...
AstralSmoke comments on Jun 13, 2018:
I'd love to go camping.You can bring your camper and I'll bring my tent. Maybe we'll get lucky!
Ravi Shankar on the Dick Cavett Show [youtu.be]
AstralSmoke comments on Jun 13, 2018:
I like it!
Morning patrol. Our mailbox habitat is blossoming furiously this year. We went from winter ...
AstralSmoke comments on Jun 13, 2018:
I haven't looked up Penstemon plant yet, but I can see it's not shaped like an unopened umbrella now. Thanks for the photos. My yuccas bloomed during 5 days of rain, so all the blooms fell off. Some years are different.
Hi all. I'm quite new at this & not sure what to write or what exactly I'm looking for. I do know ...
AstralSmoke comments on Jun 13, 2018:
I belong in my own skin. I know that much!
Swallowtails in central Illinois. I see a lot of black Eastern swallowtails and also giant ...
AstralSmoke comments on Jun 13, 2018:
Which rues grow native in Illinois?
Sour cherry processing update: Dry-roasted a bunch of cherry pits on the grill while cooking dinner...
AstralSmoke comments on Jun 13, 2018:
That's funny! 19 not 20!
How many can you name?
AstralSmoke comments on Jun 13, 2018:
I recognize a lot of them. Does that count?
"Weltschmerz" Watered Arcylic and Ink by Dale Woodfin Sadly, I used an ink that faded so a lot of...
AstralSmoke comments on Jun 13, 2018:
My idea was the same as @confidentrealm. Try some natural colors. Have to do research and testing to determine if each one fits your criteria though.
Centipede we found this morning. Maybe we with bugs too much? Nah....
AstralSmoke comments on Jun 13, 2018:
Super nice photos!
As an opinionated person I find it great that I can get my ideas out here and have an interesting ...
AstralSmoke comments on Jun 13, 2018:
No, but I am honing my presentation skills. Must be honing them the wrong way though.
WoW! I heard the President is talking about beach hotels and golf courses in N.K. A cruise port for ...
AstralSmoke comments on Jun 13, 2018:
I believe what we as the common folk forget about Trump is he only does things that will benefit Trump. Simple greed. He doesn't care about any of the consequences for other people. That he benefits is his only criteria.
Was out on a walk on Sunday afternoon and spotted these lovelies! Each one is a close up view of the...
AstralSmoke comments on Jun 13, 2018:
:-)
photograph by skado “grove”
AstralSmoke comments on Jun 13, 2018:
Very cool. Looks great!
Today Karen and I hiked Pine trail near Stevens Pass, 5.5 miles total, gaining 800 feet in ...
AstralSmoke comments on Jun 13, 2018:
The pics of the flowers are lovely. Next time show us the stream crossings ;-)
Kim Jong Un Offers to Host Peace Talks Between United States and Canada | The New Yorker
AstralSmoke comments on Jun 12, 2018:
If it were only true!
I want to thank everyone that helped me get to Level 8 today, I couldn't have done it without you. ...
AstralSmoke comments on Jun 12, 2018:
Hey, great that they let a Kentuckian get to level 8! ;-)
More than enough milkweed! The attached pictures show only two of several groupings of common ...
AstralSmoke comments on Jun 12, 2018:
That's cool. I'll have some by next year. Promise!
Does anybody else use a Collinear Hoe for their weeding task? I injured my lower back a few years ...
AstralSmoke comments on Jun 12, 2018:
No, I just use the old hand method, but I have a relatively small garden.
Yummmm.....zucchini bread....cooling on the bakers rack....going in the freezer once it’s cooled....
AstralSmoke comments on Jun 12, 2018:
I think I need to learn how to bake and cook.
Judging what's in your heart.❤❤❤
AstralSmoke comments on Jun 12, 2018:
It's true about me and everyone else on this planet (and maybe beyond).
Danny Kirwan, Fleetwood Mac guitarist, dead at 68 - CNN
AstralSmoke comments on Jun 12, 2018:
Sad, but our time is limited.
Oh yeah, camping is the best.
AstralSmoke comments on Jun 12, 2018:
That's called campering, isn't it?
"Spirit of the Rainforest" Collection, Oil, 16" X 20", $250
AstralSmoke comments on Jun 12, 2018:
I like your work!
I did a little fishing this evening in my little pond by the house. Has good size Bass, bluegill, ...
AstralSmoke comments on Jun 12, 2018:
I remember going fishing down at the local creek with my brothers. It was a hot day as we sat on a foot bridge going over the creek. We sat and sat and sat. I finally caught a fish, about a 4" long bluegill. By older brother said it was too small and threw it back in. I didn't like fishing!
Dad's Sweet Comics Promote Empathy, Tolerance And Love | HuffPost
AstralSmoke comments on Jun 12, 2018:
Very encouraging!
Drk 1965, I think from reading your bio that you and I have a lot in common! Welcome, the groups ...
AstralSmoke comments on Jun 12, 2018:
1965 was a pretty dark year, but not compared to 1968.
I finished the main garden for my mates mum today . I, ll paint the rest of the fence and paving ...
AstralSmoke comments on Jun 12, 2018:
Looking good!
This one is cute too... [facebook.com]
AstralSmoke comments on Jun 12, 2018:
That is funny! Did you know that they (artists) made the penis small (when carving in stone) so as to prevent it from so easily breaking off?
I have just received a reply to my "Greeter" message from a new member @loveintheair. His profile ...
AstralSmoke comments on Jun 12, 2018:
It sounds to me like a cut and paste trap.
As a self-taught chef, I loved Anthony Bourdain's books and show. What I also liked about him was ...
AstralSmoke comments on Jun 12, 2018:
If I'm asked, I will share. Otherwise I keep my mouth shut.
Not sure what they were thinking with this little architectural detail
AstralSmoke comments on Jun 12, 2018:
Looks like a warrior in full headdress?
I Am Not A Stalker!!!
AstralSmoke comments on Jun 12, 2018:
Well, we all know you are a stalker! ;-) If it really bothers you, you can do it in stealth mode and be a real stalker.
Strange barn in Gallinas Canyon. I think it would be cool to convert to living quarters
AstralSmoke comments on Jun 12, 2018:
Looks like it's waiting for you!
Some of the prettiest dragonflies I saw while being eaten alive by mosquitoes.....I mean, ...
AstralSmoke comments on Jun 12, 2018:
I have to get a better camera!
A pair of fledgling northern flickers that were out on the soccer field this morning.
AstralSmoke comments on Jun 12, 2018:
Those are pretty birds!
I know these aren’t plants or trees but they are going to be the main form of pest control in my ...
AstralSmoke comments on Jun 12, 2018:
Very nice. You guys need to learn that videos are horizontal, not vertical.
People are already torching things they shouldn't with Elon Musk's flamethrowers
AstralSmoke comments on Jun 12, 2018:
Why?
Well, he's had his minute. All looks good. I hope DJT can get some ideas on how to house the rapist ...
AstralSmoke comments on Jun 12, 2018:
Are you a Trump supporter by chance? He doesn't need any ideas how to deal with the two things you mentioned. Why doesn't he work on things that are important to the American public like healthcare, homelessness, under taxation of rich, infrastructure, etc?
California State Senate Unanimously Passes Bill to Require Vegan Meals in Prisons
AstralSmoke comments on Jun 12, 2018:
Not a law yet, but moving in the correct direction.
"The Girl on the Train" - about a woman whose life of drinking and despair intertwines with a couple...
AstralSmoke comments on Jun 12, 2018:
I've never seen this film. One that I know about and have on my to view list, though.
What kind of camping do our members do? Tent? Pop-up? Travel Trailer? Motor home? How about some ...
AstralSmoke comments on Jun 11, 2018:
Camp or backpack. Might stay in a shelter if not too crowded.
Are there any manners left in the world today? I had two art exhibitions last week and I invited a ...
AstralSmoke comments on Jun 11, 2018:
It's much easier to be rude than anticipate how someone will feel.
Anyone in our forum have ASBESTOSIS?
AstralSmoke comments on Jun 11, 2018:
That's not good Bob. What type of asbestosis?
I'm a handful ?
AstralSmoke comments on Jun 11, 2018:
I'm sure you are. You don't talk 'all the time' do you? Just don't interrupt!
Hi, I don't camp right now but I would love to start so.. Virgin camper I guess. I would like to ...
AstralSmoke comments on Jun 11, 2018:
Don't go out and buy a bunch of stuff. Keep it as basic as possible. A nice tent (for how many people you'd like to take camping), a sleeping bag(?) depending on the temp, a small stove and a mess kit, and possibly a flashlight.
Please state what your prognostication is for the Great Summit between the Supreme Leader an Kim ...
AstralSmoke comments on Jun 11, 2018:
I believe Trump will make a deal that 'he' thinks is a good one. We will learn of the devastating effects later.

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The green man in Berlin, Germany. East Germany's crosswalk light. At the fall of the Wall, every city in Germany got a set of these crosswalk lights to show the unity of Germany. Photo taken in 21.10.16.
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At our family reunion, 16.07.18
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On the balcony of my 'new' flat, 23.11.19.
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Bean planking.
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Our new puppy, Bean, 14.11.19
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Around 1962-63.
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1961 with my granddad, Herschey Boy.
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I'm the little guy on the far left, early April 1962.
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