Fall in the forest

I recently visited my old home town’s forest preserve to take some fall pictures.   There was a cold snap last Friday with high winds and most of the trees were denuded, but there were still a few leaves on the trees, and a blizzard of them on the forest floor.  Oddly enough, as devoid of people as these pictures are, the forest was surprisingly busy.  There was about 6 mountain bikers on the trails and a person with a leaf blower clearing the trails.

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The creek looked really beautiful, too.

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It was a lovely afternoon for a walk in the woods. I’m so glad I was able to make it out there with my camera.  That was probably one of the last really nice days we will have this season.

NaBloPoMo November 2014

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About Casey

“the only people for me are the mad ones, the ones who are mad to live, mad to talk, mad to be saved, desirous of everything at the same time, the ones who never yawn or say a commonplace thing, but burn, burn, burn like fabulous yellow roman candles exploding like spiders across the stars and in the middle you see the blue centerlight pop and everybody goes ‘Awww!’ ~ Jack Kerouac, On The Road Again
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