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Green Calm, Blue Quiet

Six Word Photo Story: Freestyle

Pin oak leaves pinned to sky.

There are lots of streets, buildings, and institutions named “Pin Oak” in my city.

It seemed a weird sort of name until I learned that Pin Oak (Latin name: Quercus palustris) is a species of oak tree. It is also known as Swamp Spanish Oak.



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Gauri Sirur

Gauri Sirur


I write about nature, my life experiences, culture, and anything that intrigues me. Occasionally, I dabble in poetry and fiction.