Chinese Writing

photo of Chinese Gardens pond in Port Townsend, wa
Reeds in the Chinese Gardens

I drove towards the beach, and saw the reeds reflected in the water of the pond in Chinese Gardens. The geometric shapes formed by the reeds and their reflections made me think of writing. The heavy fog obscured the distance. Unfortunately, this shot required fighting through a patch of blackberries, which extracted their payment for passage in bandaid plastered hands.

Puddle Jumper

photo of small girl playing in Port Townsend rain puddle
Fun in the Rain

For those who have only visited Port Townsend in the summer, here’s what winter can be like. Since that’s what’s happening now, you are seeing series of soggy photographs.

This young girl is taking advantage of the rain puddles and her rain boots, proving that we don’t always have to hide from the wet stuff.