Wednesday, October 21, 2009

I want to move to Portland

Terry Grant posted some gorgeous fall pictures on her blog today. She called it “Annual autumn color.” Here is one picture:

Go visit her blog and enjoy the colors. I am going to savor them. Here is what we have here:


Our leaves just turn brown and fall down. So dull.
I love it here on the island the rest of the year, but Fall is not pretty.

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7 Comments:

Blogger Terry said...

How sad your tree looks! Enjoy my fall pictures!

12:02 PM  
Blogger Gerrie said...

Drive over to Santa Rosa for the day. Look at the fall vineyards and there is lots of color in the trees, also. Atleast that is what I remember. Portland is better for color, I admit.

12:34 PM  
Blogger Meggie said...

I love those brilliant Autumn colours. We have some here, but nothing as spectacular as some areas in America.

4:01 PM  
Blogger Warty Mammal said...

"All the leaves are brown ... and the sky is grey ..."

I, too, miss the color. At least the gingko trees turn.

7:02 PM  
Blogger Vicky~ stichr ~ said...

The house across the street from me has this huge tree that has been dropping it's yellowed leaves all over the green grass, it's such a vivid color contrast. And as the leaves fall, the crooked branches are revealed, which I love to look at too.

9:59 AM  
Blogger Waterrose said...

Me too, my son moved there just two years ago. We visited Christmas 08....and I love it! All of the different little communities and neighborhoods! He was only, about 12 when the AOL Quilt group was formed, now he's 28! How time flys!

11:39 PM  
Blogger Tanya said...

I moved to Portland after being a
Southern California girl and I can remember being so overwhelmed with the fall beauty! I sent home pressed leaves at every chance I could get! I hadn't even known leaves turned colors!
Now in Japan I've got some pretty nice autumn leaves too but I will always remember Portland fondly.

4:26 PM  

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