Yesterday evening I posted a couple of photos from England on the general theme of complexity. Here are a couple more, from Cascade River State Park on the north shore of Lake Superior.
(click to enlarge) A couple of dominant lines, formed by the fallen trees, with a colorful cross-hatching of fine detail from the surrounding vegetation. This reminds me of a Jackson Pollock painting.
(click to enlarge) The tree roots are close to the surface in the stony, sparse soil. In a few places along the path, the root patterns merge.