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Choose the shots for my 2015 Calendar! (April)

Three more candidates for the April page of my 2015 calendar, which will be going to the printer at the end of September. Vote below (A, B, or C) for your favorite. 48 more words

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All They're Cracked Up To Be

Life is either a daring adventure or nothing.

Helen Keller
The Open Door

So, about the title of this post. While it definitely applies to the Great Blue Herons’ adventures, in this case it’s something much closer to home: my ribs.

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Silken Feather Against Feather as She Rises

It is a test for us, that thin
but real, undulating figure that promises,
‘if you keep the faith I will exist
at the edge, where your vision joins…

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To Sit and Wait is as Important as to Move

The thing is to be attentively present. 
To sit and wait is as important as to move.
Patience is as valuable as industry.
What is to be known is always there.

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Crouching heron, hidden dragonfly

Why was this Great Blue Heron (Ardea herodias) crouching in the water? Was he playing hide-and-seek with his heron friends? Was he seeking shelter in the shade? 100 more words

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A Languid Grace

Sometimes in stillness – 
When no one is looking -
She unfurls herself.
A languid grace.

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This week’s photo challenge is fray. Thanks to John G and WordPress for this topic.

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