Monthly Archives: July 2022

Good News About COVID Today . by Alice B. Clagett

Written and published on 31 July 2022
Location: Los Angeles, California

Image: “This image is a computer generated representation of COVID-19 virions (SARS-CoV-2) under electron microscope,” by Felipe Esquivel Reed, 5 February 2020, in Wikimedia Commons … https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Coronavirus_SARS-CoV-2.jpg … CC BY-SA 4.0 International

Image: “This image is a computer generated representation of COVID-19 virions (SARS-CoV-2) under electron microscope,” by Felipe Esquivel Reed, 5 February 2020, in Wikimedia Commons … https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Coronavirus_SARS-CoV-2.jpg … CC BY-SA 4.0 International

Dear Ones.

Here is a good news about COVID in the United States today …

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Espero . a poem by Alice B. Clagett

Written on 4 July 2022 and published on 31 July 2022
Location: Los Angeles, California

Espero

Image: “Path in a Forest,” by Camille Pissarro, circa 1859, in Wikimedia Commons … https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Camille_Pissarro_-_All%C3%A9e_dans_une_f%C3%B4ret_%28sur_1859%29.jpg … public domain

Image: “Path in a Forest,” by Camille Pissarro, circa 1859, in Wikimedia Commons … https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Camille_Pissarro_-_All%C3%A9e_dans_une_f%C3%B4ret_%28sur_1859%29.jpg … public domain

Dear Ones.

Here is my poem “Espero.” The poem is about the path we take to find God. It is similar to an ancient Hindu text I once read, and that I used to carry about with me …

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Katydid . photos by Alice B. Clagett

Filmed on 13 April 2022 and published on 25 July 2022
Location: Los Angeles, California

Dear Ones.

Here is a Juvenile Common True Katydid (Pterophylla camellifolia)

Image: “Juvenile Common True Katydid (Pterophylla camellifolia) 1, by Alice B. Clagett, 14 May 2022, CC BY-SA 4.0

Image: “Juvenile Common True Katydid (Pterophylla camellifolia) 1, by Alice B. Clagett, 14 May 2022, CC BY-SA 4.0

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Image: “Juvenile Common True Katydid (Pterophylla camellifolia) 2, by Alice B. Clagett, 14 May 2022, CC BY-SA 4.0

Image: “Juvenile Common True Katydid (Pterophylla camellifolia) 2, by Alice B. Clagett, 14 May 2022, CC BY-SA 4.0

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Image: “Juvenile Common True Katydid (Pterophylla camellifolia) 3, by Alice B. Clagett, 14 May 2022, CC BY-SA 4.0

Image: “Juvenile Common True Katydid (Pterophylla camellifolia) 3, by Alice B. Clagett, 14 May 2022, CC BY-SA 4.0

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Image: “Juvenile Common True Katydid (Pterophylla camellifolia) 4, by Alice B. Clagett, 14 May 2022, CC BY-SA 4.0

Image: “Juvenile Common True Katydid (Pterophylla camellifolia) 4, by Alice B. Clagett, 14 May 2022, CC BY-SA 4.0

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In love, light and joy,
Alice B. Clagett
I Am of the Stars

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King Gillette Ranch 2 . photos by Alice B. Clagett

Filmed on 13 April 2022 and published on 25 July 2022
Location: King Gillette Ranch, Calabasas, California

Dear Ones.

Here is the second of two sets of nature photos of King Gillette Ranch, Calabasas, California …

Image: “King Gillette Ranch, Calabasas, California 9,” by Alice B. Clagett, 13 April 2022, CC BY-SA 4.0

Image: “King Gillette Ranch, Calabasas, California 9,” by Alice B. Clagett, 13 April 2022, CC BY-SA 4.0

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Image: “King Gillette Ranch, Calabasas, California 10,” by Alice B. Clagett, 13 April 2022, CC BY-SA 4.0

Image: “King Gillette Ranch, Calabasas, California 10,” by Alice B. Clagett, 13 April 2022, CC BY-SA 4.0

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Image: “King Gillette Ranch, Calabasas, California 11,” by Alice B. Clagett, 13 April 2022, CC BY-SA 4.0

Image: “King Gillette Ranch, Calabasas, California 11,” by Alice B. Clagett, 13 April 2022, CC BY-SA 4.0

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Image: “King Gillette Ranch, Calabasas, California 12,” by Alice B. Clagett, 13 April 2022, CC BY-SA 4.0

Image: “King Gillette Ranch, Calabasas, California 12,” by Alice B. Clagett, 13 April 2022, CC BY-SA 4.0

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Image: “King Gillette Ranch, Calabasas, California 13,” by Alice B. Clagett, 13 April 2022, CC BY-SA 4.0

Image: “King Gillette Ranch, Calabasas, California 13,” by Alice B. Clagett, 13 April 2022, CC BY-SA 4.0

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Image: “King Gillette Ranch, Calabasas, California 14,” by Alice B. Clagett, 13 April 2022, CC BY-SA 4.0

Image: “King Gillette Ranch, Calabasas, California 14,” by Alice B. Clagett, 13 April 2022, CC BY-SA 4.0

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Image: “King Gillette Ranch, Calabasas, California 15,” by Alice B. Clagett, 13 April 2022, CC BY-SA 4.0

Image: “King Gillette Ranch, Calabasas, California 15,” by Alice B. Clagett, 13 April 2022, CC BY-SA 4.0

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Image: “King Gillette Ranch, Calabasas, California 16,” by Alice B. Clagett, 13 April 2022, CC BY-SA 4.0

Image: “King Gillette Ranch, Calabasas, California 16,” by Alice B. Clagett, 13 April 2022, CC BY-SA 4.0

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Image: “King Gillette Ranch, Calabasas, California 17,” by Alice B. Clagett, 13 April 2022, CC BY-SA 4.0

Image: “King Gillette Ranch, Calabasas, California 17,” by Alice B. Clagett, 13 April 2022, CC BY-SA 4.0

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In love, light and joy,
Alice B. Clagett
I Am of the Stars

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King Gillette Ranch 1 . photos by Alice B. Clagett

Filmed on 13 April 2022 and published on 25 July 2022
Location: King Gillette Ranch, Calabasas, California

Dear Ones.

Here is the first of two sets of nature photos of King Gillette Ranch, Calabasas, California …

Image: “King Gillette Ranch, Calabasas, California 1: Mugwort (Artemisia douglasiana),” by Alice B. Clagett, 13 April 2022, CC BY-SA 4.0

Image: “King Gillette Ranch, Calabasas, California 1: Mugwort (Artemisia douglasiana),” by Alice B. Clagett, 13 April 2022, CC BY-SA 4.0

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Image: “King Gillette Ranch, Calabasas, California 2,” by Alice B. Clagett, 13 April 2022, CC BY-SA 4.0

Image: “King Gillette Ranch, Calabasas, California 2,” by Alice B. Clagett, 13 April 2022, CC BY-SA 4.0

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Image: “King Gillette Ranch, Calabasas, California 3,” by Alice B. Clagett, 13 April 2022, CC BY-SA 4.0

Image: “King Gillette Ranch, Calabasas, California 3,” by Alice B. Clagett, 13 April 2022, CC BY-SA 4.0

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Image: “King Gillette Ranch, Calabasas, California 4,” by Alice B. Clagett, 13 April 2022, CC BY-SA 4.0

Image: “King Gillette Ranch, Calabasas, California 4,” by Alice B. Clagett, 13 April 2022, CC BY-SA 4.0

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Image: “King Gillette Ranch, Calabasas, California 5,” by Alice B. Clagett, 13 April 2022, CC BY-SA 4.0

Image: “King Gillette Ranch, Calabasas, California 5,” by Alice B. Clagett, 13 April 2022, CC BY-SA 4.0

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Image: “King Gillette Ranch, Calabasas, California 6,” by Alice B. Clagett, 13 April 2022, CC BY-SA 4.0

Image: “King Gillette Ranch, Calabasas, California 6,” by Alice B. Clagett, 13 April 2022, CC BY-SA 4.0

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Image: “King Gillette Ranch, Calabasas, California 7,” by Alice B. Clagett, 13 April 2022, CC BY-SA 4.0

Image: “King Gillette Ranch, Calabasas, California 7,” by Alice B. Clagett, 13 April 2022, CC BY-SA 4.0

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Image: “King Gillette Ranch, Calabasas, California 8,” by Alice B. Clagett, 13 April 2022, CC BY-SA 4.0

Image: “King Gillette Ranch, Calabasas, California 8,” by Alice B. Clagett, 13 April 2022, CC BY-SA 4.0

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In love, light and joy,
Alice B. Clagett
I Am of the Stars

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Cold Creek Valley Preserve . photos by Alice B. Clagett

Filmed on 1 April 2022 and published on 25 July 2022
Location: Cold Creek Valley Preserve, near Calabasas, California

Dear Ones.

Here are nature photos of Cold Creek Valley Preserve, near Calabasas, California …

Image: “Cold Creek Valley Preserve, near Calabasas, California 1: Black Sage (Salvia mellifera),” by Alice B. Clagett, 1 April 2022, CC BY-SA 4.0

Image: “Cold Creek Valley Preserve, near Calabasas, California 1: Black Sage (Salvia mellifera),” by Alice B. Clagett, 1 April 2022, CC BY-SA 4.0

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Image: “Cold Creek Valley Preserve, near Calabasas, California 2: Perezia microcephala (aka Acourtia microcephala or Sacapellote),” by Alice B. Clagett, 1 April 2022, CC BY-SA 4.0

Image: “Cold Creek Valley Preserve, near Calabasas, California 2: Perezia microcephala (aka Acourtia microcephala or Sacapellote),” by Alice B. Clagett, 1 April 2022, CC BY-SA 4.0

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Image: “Cold Creek Valley Preserve, near Calabasas, California 3: Owl’s Clover (Castilleja exserta) 1,” by Alice B. Clagett, 1 April 2022, CC BY-SA 4.0

Image: “Cold Creek Valley Preserve, near Calabasas, California 3: Owl’s Clover (Castilleja exserta) 1,” by Alice B. Clagett, 1 April 2022, CC BY-SA 4.0

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Image: “Cold Creek Valley Preserve, near Calabasas, California 4: Owl’s Clover (Castilleja exserta) 2,” by Alice B. Clagett, 1 April 2022, CC BY-SA 4.0

Image: “Cold Creek Valley Preserve, near Calabasas, California 4: Owl’s Clover (Castilleja exserta) 2,” by Alice B. Clagett, 1 April 2022, CC BY-SA 4.0

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Image: “Cold Creek Valley Preserve, near Calabasas, California 5: Wild Hyacinth (Dichelostemma capitatus),” by Alice B. Clagett, 1 April 2022, CC BY-SA 4.0

Image: “Cold Creek Valley Preserve, near Calabasas, California 5: Wild Hyacinth (Dichelostemma capitatus),” by Alice B. Clagett, 1 April 2022, CC BY-SA 4.0

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Image: “Cold Creek Valley Preserve, near Calabasas, California 6: Notable Penstemon (Penstemon spectabilis),” by Alice B. Clagett, 1 April 2022, CC BY-SA 4.0

Image: “Cold Creek Valley Preserve, near Calabasas, California 6: Notable Penstemon (Penstemon spectabilis),” by Alice B. Clagett, 1 April 2022, CC BY-SA 4.0

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Image: “Cold Creek Valley Preserve, near Calabasas, California 7: Deva of an Oak Tree 1,” by Alice B. Clagett, 1 April 2022, CC BY-SA 4.0

Image: “Cold Creek Valley Preserve, near Calabasas, California 7: Deva of an Oak Tree 1,” by Alice B. Clagett, 1 April 2022, CC BY-SA 4.0

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Image: “Cold Creek Valley Preserve, near Calabasas, California 8: Deva of an Oak Tree 1,” by Alice B. Clagett, 1 April 2022, CC BY-SA 4.0

Image: “Cold Creek Valley Preserve, near Calabasas, California 8: Deva of an Oak Tree 1,” by Alice B. Clagett, 1 April 2022, CC BY-SA 4.0

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In love, light and joy,
Alice B. Clagett
I Am of the Stars

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Backbone Trail 6 . photos by Alice B. Clagett

Filmed on 29 March 2022 and published on 25 July 2022
Location: Southern Backbone Trail Access at Encinal Canyon, near Malibu, California

Dear Ones.

Here is the sixth of six sets of nature photos of the Southern Backbone Trail Access at Encinal Canyon, near Malibu, California …

Image: “Southern Backbone Trail Access at Encinal Canyon, near Malibu, California 55,” by Alice B. Clagett, 29 March 2022, CC BY-SA 4.0

Image: “Southern Backbone Trail Access at Encinal Canyon, near Malibu, California 55,” by Alice B. Clagett, 29 March 2022, CC BY-SA 4.0

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Image: “Southern Backbone Trail Access at Encinal Canyon, near Malibu, California 56,” by Alice B. Clagett, 29 March 2022, CC BY-SA 4.0

Image: “Southern Backbone Trail Access at Encinal Canyon, near Malibu, California 56,” by Alice B. Clagett, 29 March 2022, CC BY-SA 4.0

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Image: “Southern Backbone Trail Access at Encinal Canyon, near Malibu, California 57,” by Alice B. Clagett, 29 March 2022, CC BY-SA 4.0

Image: “Southern Backbone Trail Access at Encinal Canyon, near Malibu, California 57,” by Alice B. Clagett, 29 March 2022, CC BY-SA 4.0

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Image: “Southern Backbone Trail Access at Encinal Canyon, near Malibu, California 58,” by Alice B. Clagett, 29 March 2022, CC BY-SA 4.0

Image: “Southern Backbone Trail Access at Encinal Canyon, near Malibu, California 58,” by Alice B. Clagett, 29 March 2022, CC BY-SA 4.0

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Image: “Southern Backbone Trail Access at Encinal Canyon, near Malibu, California 59,” by Alice B. Clagett, 29 March 2022, CC BY-SA 4.0

Image: “Southern Backbone Trail Access at Encinal Canyon, near Malibu, California 59,” by Alice B. Clagett, 29 March 2022, CC BY-SA 4.0

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Image: “Southern Backbone Trail Access at Encinal Canyon, near Malibu, California 60,” by Alice B. Clagett, 29 March 2022, CC BY-SA 4.0

Image: “Southern Backbone Trail Access at Encinal Canyon, near Malibu, California 60,” by Alice B. Clagett, 29 March 2022, CC BY-SA 4.0

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Image: “Southern Backbone Trail Access at Encinal Canyon, near Malibu, California 61,” by Alice B. Clagett, 29 March 2022, CC BY-SA 4.0

Image: “Southern Backbone Trail Access at Encinal Canyon, near Malibu, California 61,” by Alice B. Clagett, 29 March 2022, CC BY-SA 4.0

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Image: “Southern Backbone Trail Access at Encinal Canyon, near Malibu, California 62,” by Alice B. Clagett, 29 March 2022, CC BY-SA 4.0

Image: “Southern Backbone Trail Access at Encinal Canyon, near Malibu, California 62,” by Alice B. Clagett, 29 March 2022, CC BY-SA 4.0

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Image: “Southern Backbone Trail Access at Encinal Canyon, near Malibu, California 63,” by Alice B. Clagett, 29 March 2022, CC BY-SA 4.0

Image: “Southern Backbone Trail Access at Encinal Canyon, near Malibu, California 63,” by Alice B. Clagett, 29 March 2022, CC BY-SA 4.0

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Image: “Southern Backbone Trail Access at Encinal Canyon, near Malibu, California 64: Incoming Light,” by Alice B. Clagett, 29 March 2022, CC BY-SA 4.0

Image: “Southern Backbone Trail Access at Encinal Canyon, near Malibu, California 64: Incoming Light,” by Alice B. Clagett, 29 March 2022, CC BY-SA 4.0

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Image: “Southern Backbone Trail Access at Encinal Canyon, near Malibu, California 65,” by Alice B. Clagett, 29 March 2022, CC BY-SA 4.0

Image: “Southern Backbone Trail Access at Encinal Canyon, near Malibu, California 65,” by Alice B. Clagett, 29 March 2022, CC BY-SA 4.0

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In love, light and joy,
Alice B. Clagett
I Am of the Stars

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