Life Beyond the Grind

These are my observations of my limited view of the world. Most photographs will be of my favorite muse, fungi, but will also include more worldly material. Comments welcomed.

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Ring of Green

Ferns of Nescopeck State Park 2013

Photographed by: me

Ring of Green

Ferns of Nescopeck State Park 2013

Photographed by: me

From the Depths


Nescopeck State Park 2011

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Full Frame

Nescopeck State Park 2012

Photographed by: me

Full Frame

Nescopeck State Park 2012

Photographed by: me

Strange Days


Nescopeck State Park 2011

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In the Garden of Moss


Nescopeck State Park 2011

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Orange Orbs

Nescopeck State Park 2012

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Orange Orbs

Nescopeck State Park 2012

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Chronicles 


From depth of my 2011 Nescopeck State Park collection.

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Little Red Devils


Taken with my old Pentax. Nescopeck State Park 2011

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Nescopeck State Park 2011


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Nescopeck State Park 2011


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Hanging with Liverworts


I found this guy grow out of a large bank of Marchantia acaulis. Nescopeck State Park 2011. 

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Two Yellow Giants

Nescopeck State Park 2011

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Two Yellow Giants

Nescopeck State Park 2011

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Stumped

I found this velvet monster growing from the decaying stump of a fallen hemlock. Nescopeck State Park 2012

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Stumped

I found this velvet monster growing from the decaying stump of a fallen hemlock. Nescopeck State Park 2012

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Gill Work

Nescopeck State Park 2012

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Gill Work

Nescopeck State Park 2012

Photographed by: me

Following Sunday

Sunday’s have been a special day for me over the past decade because I spend almost every one in the woods. I posted a photo of this mushroom earlier titled “forest mulch”, this is a shot of it exactly one week later.
Nescopeck State Park 2012

Photographed by: me

Following Sunday

Sunday’s have been a special day for me over the past decade because I spend almost every one in the woods. I posted a photo of this mushroom earlier titled “forest mulch”, this is a shot of it exactly one week later.
Nescopeck State Park 2012

Photographed by: me