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The Best Guests

It was a rare day for business: a quiet day that shouldn’t be quiet. But it was also storming something fierce, and it was safe to assume that the weather had scared away the random “tagalong” guests that arrive in a port and find the first fun thing to do after a dock rep sells them the adventure with his boisterous voice. 601 more words


If Wishes Were Whales

All that I wish for
Lies by the sea
Swept in by the riptides
Between ridges in seashells
Gold dust under the glow
Of the 3 o’clock sun… 95 more words


#OctPoWriMo 24 - Haiku


Majestic humpback
Playfully breaches upward
White ocean water


In the mild sea waves
Sly pipefish serpentines by
Like seagrass floating


I always like to write haiku in pair, because the first always reminds me of the second. 18 more words


A Whale of a time

You would think a very  very showy Cetti’s Warbler, a subtly marked beautiful female Ring Ouzel and sixty odd other species was enough for a mornings bird watching to throw at us? 264 more words

Wildlife Photography

Dolphins, Dolphins, Dolphins………and Whales!

This weekend we embarked on our third trip out to see the Dolphins and Whales. Despite our fantastic time two weeks ago, subsequent trips from the Island have seen some truly breathtaking spectacles, and we wanted part of that action. 1,671 more words


Name that Humpback

We crossed whale watch off our “list of things that must be done even if we live here” this summer. I’m going through my photos and auto-awesome has strung some together and I post it in my Apple Sheeple forum and ten mintues later Phos has straightened out the horizon. 242 more words

Things To Do

Permission to dive down.