One thing about puppies --- they give you a reason to take walks, no matter what the weather is like. At first I was not too enthusiastic about walks in pouring rain or bitter cold winter winds, but I have to admit that I thoroughly enjoy it now. It has given me opportunities to observe many facets of nature that I otherwise would have missed. My newest series is inspired by these observations, hence the title of the series. Click here to see the first six pieces.