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Red Raven Retreat | Willow River, MN 2012

“In some mysterious way woods have never seemed to me to be static things.
In physical terms, I move through them; yet in metaphysical ones, they seem to move through me.”
~ John Fowles

New Life

Red Raven Retreat | Willow River, MN 2012

Ferns are sprouting new life in the woods.
Uncurling from their tight buds of soft downy fur.
A first leaf born from a newly sprouted stalk ~ expands.

Red Squirrel Totem

Red Raven Retreat 2012 | Willow River, MN

One of a family of seven. The woods were moving with curious red tails all afternoon.

The chatter and whistles of 6 babies old enough to run as momma looked on from above.

FinePix S8000fd | focal 84.2 | f-stop 4.5 | exposure 1/480