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Mountain Morning

All photos taken on September 2, 2022.

The first trip down to the lake each morning became my new routine. The absence of waterbirds on most days was surprising.

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Published by kagould17

Not much to tell. After working for 3 companies over 43+ years (38 years 7 months with my last company), I finally got that promotion I had waited my entire career for……retirement. I have been exploring this new career for the past 7+ years and while it is not always exciting, the chance to do what I want for myself and my family instead of what my company wants has been very fulfilling. Early on, there was a long list of projects in my “to-do” hopper and I attacked these projects with a vengeance for the first 9 months of retirement. Eventually, my brain told me that this was not what retirement was about, so it took me another 5 months before my industriousness again took over and I attacked another line of projects, this time somewhat shorter and less complicated, as well as many new projects related to the family weddings in 2016. After going hard for 6 weeks and 3 weddings, my body was telling me to relax, then the flu bug hit and as soon as that was done with me, my sciatic acted up. No rest for the wicked. In 2020 and 2021, the Covid 19 pandemic changed the whole retirement gig. I was lucky to not be still working, for sure. I enjoy photography, gardening, working with my hands, walking, cycling, skiing, travelling, reading and creating special photo and video productions obtained in my first pastime. I may never become wealthy in any of these pursuits, but I already feel I am rich in life experiences far beyond any expectation.

6 thoughts on “Mountain Morning

    1. There were a few loons around, but most of the ducks and geese were elsewhere. Same story with the animals. I think it had to do with how hot and dry it all was, plus we were in Jasper 2 weeks earlier than usual. The reflections were stunning to be sure. Thanks for reading Bernie. Allan

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    1. Thanks Leighton. It was likely the best morning of our stay for these photos. Steve Martin is on the the right (Roxanne nose) and Martin Short is on the right (the short guy). Thanks for reading Leighton. Allan

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