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Weekly Photo Challenge: Unfocused

This week’s Photo Challenge is “Unfocused,” which is a clever tease of a topic, if you ask me.  Surprisingly, I did not have a huge assortment of unfocused photos from which to choose.  (However, if the topic had been, “Marred by a Blur in the Center due to a Damaged Lens,” I would have had quite …

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The Man Who Planted Trees

He’s got no strings, and he’s quite a catch… What It Is He’s Elzéard Bouffier, the man who planted trees.  Written by Jean Giono, The Man Who Planted Trees is the fictional story of a solitary shepherd (our Elzéard) who made it his life’s quest to transform a barren area of Provence into a place lush with life.  And he did …

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