February 22, 2015

Sunday, February 22, 2015

Blue sky, bright sun, breeze from the northwest. A few joggers and pedestrians on the path. White lake empty. Creek flowing, bordered by scores of mallards close the banks.

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February 16, 2015

Monday, February 16, 2015

Scores of mallards paddling and flying along the creek. Gray sky; two fishing tents on the lake; one skier and dog. Orange light at the southwest horizon.

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February 9, 2015

Monday, February 9, 2015

Clear sky, orange sunset in the south west; light breeze from the north.

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February 8, 2015

Sunday, February 8, 2014

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February 7, 2015

Saturday, February 7. 2015

Mallards on the flowing creek; people on the snow-covered lake, some of them ice fishing. People and dogs on the the path.

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February 1, 2015

Sunday, February 1, 2015

Thin cloud cover around the horizon. Sunlight reflecting off glazed patches on the lake. Not many people on the paths; no one on the lake. Scores of mallards clustered close to the banks of the creek.

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January 24, 2015

Saturday, January 24, 2015

Creek flowing freely. Gray sky; fishermen, skiers, dogs, skaters here and there on the lake. Paths very busy.

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January 23, 2015

Friday, January 23, 2015

Clear blue sky, orange sunlight towards sunset. Red fishing tent on the white lake. Paths busy.

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January 14, 2015

Wednesday, January 14, 2015

Dozen of mallards on the flowing creek and its banks. Gray sky, light breeze from the south. Black fishing tent on the white lake. Not many people on the paths.

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January 13, 2015

Tuesday, January 13, 2015

Pale blue, open sky, a few clouds on the southwest horizon. Setting sun painting the lake pinkish orange. Few pedestrians.

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January 12, 2015

Monday, January 12, 2015

Mallards huddled close close to and on the creek banks. Blue sky, no clouds, breeze from northwest. Very few people on the paths. Construction trucks and workers at the southwest and in the bird sanctuary; water sounding through the heavy surface pipes in the southwest.

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January 10, 2015

Scores of mallards on the running creek and banks. Sky blue, gray, and pink; several ice houses on the lake; paths busy.

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January 1, 2015

Thursday, January 1, 2015

Large patch of blue sky; high gibbous moon; breeze from the northwest; sun orange on the horizon. Small skating rink cleared near the southwest inlet; several fishing tents on the snow; skier; pedestrians with dogs.

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December 28, 2014

Sunday, December 28, 2014

A few dozen mallards on the creek. Some pink in the gray sky at sunset. Dwindling passengers on the paths. A few loud planes. Sound of geese in the distance.

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December 27, 2014

Saturday, December 27, 2014

Several dozen dark mallards on the dark, flowing creek, bordered by white snow. Cloudless sky, sunset lighting the white lake pink and orange; quarter moon at the zenith. Southwest inlet frozen over, a small patch of open water off the northern shore, marked with a warning bouey--perhaps updraft from the subterranean inlet from Lake Calhoun. A few fishermen and dogs on the snow-covered lake. Paths very busy until sunset.

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