Daily Bucket– Purple Haze

But even bold purply flowers, like this welcome offering from my hacked-down artichokes, seem washed out, as if horror author  Stephen King’s Tommyknockers are draining colors from view.

I’ve offered some purple, now for the Haze.

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In some ways this is scarier than a Nebraska tornado cloud. No where to go.

 We are safe, and we pray for everyone at risk.

I see only the hummingbirds bickering, and the squirrels stealing pears, in the back yard.  A couple of juncoes visited for a minute.   The hummers are hitting the feeders hard. 

The Bartlett pear tree is dropping 10 a day now.

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/s/ Redwoodman