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Redwing Blackbird Nest

Discovered this nest during a hike around a marshy area. They seem to really like that environment as well as prairies, so we have lots of birds around us. They are very territorial.


Photo Challenge: Depth


Last week a flock of white ibises visited my marshy world.  They were very agreeable about posing for pictures, so I was able to get quite close and took many photos.  22 more words


Cultivating Space (day 91)

This morning the intensity of the sunlight was softened, but not obscured, by a thin sheet of cloud, and a light breeze with just enough chill in it to feel crisp and fresh but not cold washed over my face and neck as I set out toward the marsh. 412 more words


I love sketchbooks. I always have several on the go at any one time and at the moment I am using three.

I always have an A4 workbook in which to record ideas (both drawn and written). 345 more words


Bar code

This week I learned that discount retailers have made bar codes three times larger and present on three sides of a product.  This allows faster scanning, contributing to a 40% increase in productivity (i.e. 73 more words


Cee's Black and White Photo Challenge - Textures


Crabs and Oysters, oh my.  Here’s my two-fer on Textures.

First photo is a shot of the mud burrows of the fiddler crabs.  If you look closely on the right side of the picture you can see the crabs at work. 15 more words