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Sense of Place

The location with which I have a sense of place is Reading, Massachusetts. This small, suburban town has been my home for 19 years, and continues to be my home even while I am at college. Reading has a population of about 25,000 citizens, each of varying economical statuses, however, the most fall within middle-class … Continue reading

November 12, 2019

As I have done in previous blogs, I will describe not only my site, but the journey to my site. Bundled up with three layers, Bean Boots, and my winter jacket, I made my way through Centennial Woods. Since my last visit, there has been a major rain storm and a small snow falling. The … Continue reading

November 1, 2019

Honeysuckle: Plantae, Tracheophytes, Angiosperms, Eudicots, Asterids, Dipsacales, Caprifoliaceae, Caprifolioideae, Lonicera L. Poison Ivy: Plantae, Tracheophytes, Angiosperms, Eudicots, Rosids, Sapindales, Anacardiaceae, Toxicodendron, T. radicans Norway Spruce: Plantae, Tracheophytes, Pinophyta, Pinopsida, Pinales, Pinaceae, Picea, P. abies Mushroom: Fungi, Basidiomycota Earth worm: Animalia, Annelida, Clitellata, Opisthopora, Lumbricidae, Lumbricus, L. terrestris Daddy long legs: Animalia, Arthropoda, Arachnida, Araneae, Pholcidae, Pholcus, P. phalangioides On … Continue reading

Fall 2019

Blog 1: Welcome to my blog of the most beautiful spot in Centennial Woods. This location is defined by its babbling brook, low-lying tree cover, ground vegetation, variety of rocks and pebbles, leaf litter, and occasional visiting forest creatures. For one to find this place, walk roughly 1.5 miles to the clearing where the one … Continue reading