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Weekly Photo Challenge: The Sea

Anytime the sea is mentioned, thoughts land on Fire Island, where I have spent many weeks and long weekends since infancy.  The dunes there are of particular importance given recent storms like Sandy, Irene, and unnamed Nor’ Easters.  Every year, … Continue reading

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Day 317: Castaway Pug

We have remained glued to the news and social media seeing information about Fire Island. One of the more intriguing results of the storm has been the discovery of a shipwreck. It was on the beach and uncovered by Mother … Continue reading

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Day 311: Storm-Weary Pug

Eloise is protesting the bad weather tonight and opted out of the pug project.

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Day 307: Gingko Leaf Pug Nose

Today’s project was to create something based on the shapes of a nearby plant. Sadly, this pug-lover’s household does not currently contain any plants. The Gingko trees on my street recently shed most of their leaves with some assistance from … Continue reading

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Day 305: Dune Pug

As we wait to find out the fate of the family house on Fire Island, my thoughts keep returning to dunes. Dunes are the only barrier between the ocean’s fury and the Fire Island communities. This dune was significantly enhanced … Continue reading

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