Does anyone remember the scene (movie or book) in J.R.R. Tolkien's universe of Middle-earth ("The Lord of the Rings: The Coming of the King"), where the White Tree of Gondor begins to grow? It stood as a symbol of hope in the Court of the Fountain in Minas Trith. Yesterday as I walked out my [...]
Thought I would post a short video of Cocoa and Chip on their way to Angel Falls. I would do more of these but I absolutely forget that I have a Flip video camera!
Hey, looks who's here: Cocoa Joy! Doesn't she look great?! She's smiling and also looking at the camera! On Sunday we hiked to Angel Falls in Rabun County. This photo was taken at base of Angel Falls, which is located at the end of a moderately strenuous one mile hike. We were all pretty hot [...]
Last Saturday while exploring the Tugaloo Corridor, we turned off Lake Harwell and paddled up Longnose Creek to an opening where we had lunch by the absolutely wonderful waterfall. There is something about the light along these small waterways that is very inviting. I didn't adjust this photo very much—if any. This is life at [...]
Over the next couple of days, I'll post photos I took this weekend while canoeing on the Tugaloo Corridor. Did I say canoeing? Yes! It was so much fun that I may have found a new activity. From what I gather from college friend and registrar Kelly Vickers, this is an annual event. He led [...]
Every once in a while I have to stop and post a photo of Toccoa Falls. For that matter, every once in a while I have to leave my office and walk down to the falls and just sit in the sun on a rock and relax. It is awesome to be here!