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LOVE HURTS !

 by FITZ Maurice Bighorn Sheep ~ GLACIER National Park, Montana ~ 2016 Happy 100th Anniversary National Park Service ! Get outside and enjoy your National Parks ~ It’s Summer  

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Stories From The Woods XXVI: “Glacier is an Eden”

Story and photos by FITZ Maurice I arrived at Glacier National Park in Montana and saw that it is a monumental park rich in beauty and wildlife. Incredible hiking along trails that are reminiscent of what I believe Nirvana might be. Waterfalls are gushing in all their glory. Around me, all is emerald green, velvety,…

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STORIES FROM THE WOODS XXV ~ “Raccoon, My Uninvited Guest”

Lunchtime and I’m enjoying it outside when suddenly – out of nowhere – this raccoon comes walking straight towards me – took this quick photo. op – when he shockingly was about to crawl right on me to grab my food – that’s when I jumped up and away so fast ! I was shocked…

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STUNEWSLAGUNA.com ~ Stories From The Woods XXIV

STUNEWSLAGUNA.com ~ Editor. Note: Artist Fitz Maurice has set out to paint live at all of the US National Parks. She will be submitting her stories from the road to StuNewsLaguna from time to time. Story and photos by Fitz Maurice “Bristlecone Pine Trees are like Wisdom Personified” After leaving Arizona I headed up to…

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JUMPED into a SNOWMELT RIVER TODAY !

Saw this clean rushing river and just cannonballed right into it ! It felt so freeing to be a kid again and just go for it. It was hyperventilating cold ~ it’s that Freeze that gives you the Cleansing Experience ! Feeling purified from head to toe ~ Thank God for snow and rain ~…

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STUNEWSLAGUNA.COM ~ Today’s News ~ May 24, 2016

Editor. Note: Artist Fitz Maurice has set out to paint live at all of the US National Parks. She will be submitting her stories from the road to StuNewsLaguna from time to time. Saguaro National Park: a drawing and painting quest Story and photos by FITZ MAURICE I had a lot to learn about the…

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Enjoy Pentecost Sunday ! Gouache Painting by FITZ Maurice

“PENTECOST” ~  is a Gouache Painting that FITZ Maurice created using her stunning “Signature Technique” ! Intense discipline is required to paint each line because each brush stroke simultaneously establishes the color, direction, and movement in the painting. This discipline does not emerge from a mindset but rather from “surrender” a state of being that…

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STORIES FROM THE WOODS XXII~ Front Page ~ Stunewslaguna.com

Saguaro, icon of the Southwest is the latest stop on my quest for the national parks’ great outdoors By FITZ MAURICE You might not be able to pronounce “saguaro” but you do know this treelike cactus as the icon of the southwest. You’ve seen the saguaro as that funny human-figured cactus with its arms raised…

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