11/19/09

land of living skies.

so that very well be tourism saskatchewan's catchy slogan,
{manitoba really dropped the ball on that one.
how did they score such a sweet slogan
and we got stuck with friendly manitoba?!?!}
but manitoba skies can be quite animated as well.

i don't have a lot of complimentary things to say
about the unbelievably flat prairies,
but i will say that the lack of obstruction
{ie. mountains or any sort of elevation at all}
allows for some pretty magnificent sunrises, sunsets,
and mid-afternoon cloud spectacles.

i left the elementary school at 1:00 pm today
and was just blown away by these living skies:hope you all had a lovely thursday. almost the weekend!!!

xo

15 comments:

  1. wow these are lovely! great shots!

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  2. stunning, j!
    the other day, while making my morning coffee i got to watch the most amazing sunrise. its funny what you miss when you're not looking for it.

    ps. i got your comment! you're the sweetest person i know.

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  3. these photos are absolutely stunning!

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  4. Those clouds are gorgeous! I've never seen anything quite like it!!

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  5. These images are absolutely amazing. Amazing.

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  6. hey twin!
    wow these are amazing, the sky looks like it's been coated with strips of cotton :)
    i hope studying is going well for you!
    p.s. my love notes were silly funny ones hehehe :)
    xxx

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  7. Wow! You're right, absolutely beautiful - your town should definitely change it's slogan!

    P.S. My state's is "The Smart State" - it's really embarrassing, but some stupid politician with a big ego put it in place and it's not really true!

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  8. Those skies... it's like a huge blanket up there!

    Have a lovely Friday, friend!

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  9. Amazing skies! I've always lived in wooded areas in the Northeast of the US. However, one of my best friends from college lived in Nebraska (a prairie state) and when I visited her, it felt so cool to see so far in the distance and the skies were stunningly beautiful!Lovely photos!

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thanks so much for writing! i love hearing from you!

xo