Category: Colorado

Peacefulness and Chipmunk Portraits

Peacefulness and Chipmunk Portraits

Chipmunks posing in Park County, CO make for peaceful pictures.

Mountain Sunset Haiku and “Enviation”

Mountain Sunset Haiku and “Enviation”

I’d like to be on that porch at Little House in the Rockies, looking at that sunset, feeling the mountain air, shivering just a little.

Haiku: The Wheelbarrow’s Promise

Haiku: The Wheelbarrow’s Promise

The plucky wheelbarrow atop a Colorado mountain is resting but ready for action. I would want it on my side in a fight.

A Fire in the Fireplace in the Middle of Summer, a Haiku, and Wildflowers

A Fire in the Fireplace in the Middle of Summer, a Haiku, and Wildflowers

A change of scenery brings mountain wildflowers, a fire in the fireplace and a haiku about the mesmerizing nature of flames.

Haiku: Nature Wins Again

Haiku: Nature Wins Again

Haiku saluting the Purple Fringe alongside the abandoned track at the top of Boreas Pass at the continental divide.

Shared by a Fellow Blogger: Pikes Peak

Shared by a Fellow Blogger: Pikes Peak

The Tanja Britton blog has a great post about Pike’s Peak.

Purple Mountain Majesties

Purple Mountain Majesties

This is my patriotism: I want it to be America the Beautiful forever. For my kids, and yours.

Haiku: Wildlife and Wildfire

Haiku: Wildlife and Wildfire

Wildfires abound in Colorado right now. Nearest to us here at Little House in the Rockies (but not an imminent threat) is the Weston Pass fire southwest of FairPlay. It’s about 25 miles away, as the crow flies. We can see and smell the smoke. […]

Haiku: The Road to…

Haiku: The Road to…

On Elkhorn Road headed North toward Como, CO, the tired old asphalt is framed in spring by spunky yellow wildflowers. Thus, a haiku.

Rabbit, Run!

Rabbit, Run!

Nature is all the entertainment we need here at Little House in the Rockies, our little cabin in Central Colorado. A visit from a cute little Peter Cottontail enabled a mid-hop bunny photo.

Haiku: Simple Pleasures in the Mountain Air

Haiku: Simple Pleasures in the Mountain Air

A “grateful for nature” haiku from Little House in the Rockies, where absolute peace and tranquility abound.

Mountains and Birds Make Me Happy

Mountains and Birds Make Me Happy

A haiku for a happy mountain place that inspires me, restores peace and tranquility and fuels creativity.

Valentine Haiku for Tree and Sky

Valentine Haiku for Tree and Sky

Continuing the haiku-per-day in February pledge, here’s an ode to a beautiful aspen  framed by an azure winter sky: reaching to the blue with slender strong arms spread wide you captured my heart Copyright 2018, Glover Gardens

Magnificent Mountains: Same View, Different Weather, Life is Good

Magnificent Mountains: Same View, Different Weather, Life is Good

A snowstorm came and went between these two photos, and we were snug and warm in our little cabin, watching.

Q: What does silence look like?

Q: What does silence look like?

Glover Gardens response to the weekly photo challenge, What Does Silence Look Like, from The Daily Post.

Goodbye Haiku from the Plane

Goodbye Haiku from the Plane

Haiku to say farewell to Colorado.


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