Cheery Morning!

A Carolina Wren faithfully visits our back porch everyday. At 7:00 this morning in the midst of cold drizzle, he found his favorite perch on our railing and sang his heart out: Cheery-cheery-cheery-cheery! I guess he didn’t hear last night’s forecast. Snow is predicted later today. Perhaps deep within his breast, instinct promises him spring … More Cheery Morning!

Thanksgiving 2018

The turkeys in the above photo were photographed in the wilds of the Texas hill country. The morning fog almost hid them from our view. How are you spending your Thanksgiving? Family is so very important to many of us that we clog our nations airports, bus terminals, railroad stations, and highways to be with … More Thanksgiving 2018

Visit to Squaw Creek

We heard them before we saw them—even with the radio on and the windows closed that February day. Two thirds around the auto tour loop at the Squaw Creek National Wildlife Refuge, we came past the trees and there they were. Half a million geese—snows and blues congregated on this one portion of the water. … More Visit to Squaw Creek