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Sopping Wet!

We had a couple of gray, dark rainy days. Despite the heavy rain I saw many birds out in the backyard. Conditions were not optimal for photography but I managed to shoot quite a lot of pictures at moments when the rain subsided temporarily. 108 more words

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Tempers Flare Up

This week the weather temperatures average 86º F and the humidity about 80%, of course that feels like about 5º higher. You can bet that everybody is in an edgy mood and I mean including birds. 160 more words

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Poems and Pix

Wait a Second!

One afternoon I was trimming some bushes in my backyard as I always do. It was a warm and humid day but I felt that perhaps doing the work under the shade of the trees would get a cool breeze and not be so warm. 540 more words

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Mystery bird is a "songbird chicken"

This bird just outside my bedroom window this morning sounded like a chattering squirrel. She was eating the millet seeds from the mix of bird food in the platform feeder. 321 more words

My Backyard

My post for today will be about giving an approximate description of my backyard, which is the place where most of my photo work happens. It is very simple and straight forward patio, deck, lawn and creek.  240 more words

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Poems and Pix

The Decision’s Made

The next time we see each other will be fun to reminisce

about the good days we spent at your place.

I remember that you prepared great meals for me because… 199 more words

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Poems and Pix

The Storm

Dark clouds roll in the sky like a herd of roaming bisons,

thunderous drums echo a fanfare announcing the storm to arrive

blinding flashes turn the clouds alight and the lightning strikes… 137 more words

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