Lens-Artists Challenge #36: Around the Neighborhood in Des Plaines, Illinois

Lens-Artists’ weekly photo challenge this week is Around the Neighborhood. I selected some photos from my photo archive of the last few years that are “typical” of Des Plaines, Illinois, the Chicago suburb where I live. More and more of these signs have popped up in people’s yards since the beginning of the Trump administration. […]

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Walk in the Woods

All across the Chicago area are forest preserves with walking/biking trails, picnic areas, etc. Last Thursday was a cool, but sunny, beautiful fall day for a walk in the woods!   The trees were brightly dressed in their finest fall colors. We saw two women standing in the woods and soon realized what they were […]

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