Category Archives: Nature

Photography of the Day: Lake Jed Johnson


The granite hills of southwest Oklahoma known as the Wichita Mountains are pictures waiting to be captured. – by J.Wade Harrell, author of Shadows of Siernod and Flames of Palamarr

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Photography of the Day: New Year’s Day in the Wichita Mountains


A beautiful New Years Day in the Wichitas A sunny winter day, upon an open prairie, a beast from the past finds a nice bed of grass to rest upon and bathe in the afternoon sun. A reminder of how … Continue reading

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Photography of the Day: Sunset on the Lake


Sunset on Lake Lawtonka at the close of a mild Oklahoma Day At the end of a nice Oklahoma December day, the shadow of Mt. Scott looms over a calm Lake Lawtonka. Like a blazing fire, the dying sun explodes … Continue reading

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Photography of the Day: The Breath of Winter


The Breath of Winter Winter can be a destructive season but it is strange how we can find beauty in destructive forces. The season’s frigid breath bears down upon us with frosty wrath then leaves us with stunning images. Such … Continue reading

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Photography of the Day


Wichita Mountain Wildlife Refuge A couple of drives through the Wichita Mountains presented us with these photos. – by J.Wade Harrell, author of Shadows of Siernod and Flames of Palamarr

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Hurricane Alert!


Current Weather at Ocean City New Jersey With Hurricane Sandy bearing down on New Jersey, here is the current weather near estimated landfall. Google has a good page tracking the hurricane: http://google.org/crisismap/sandy-2012 – by J.Wade Harrell, author of Shadows of Siernod … Continue reading

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Photography of the Day: Arachnidous


I made a new friend today This poor wolf spider made a great specimen after getting into my bathroom trash can and then couldn’t climb out. He was there when I went to work and still there when I got … Continue reading

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