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Day 20 - 11.12.14 Vancouver to London U.K.

After a great sleep in and final packing of suitcases, we headed off for some last minute shopping. First port of call was the post office so I could get my stamp from Vancouver. 492 more words


Thousands of fish, plus birds, otters and turtles dead due to Kerosene leak in Rome, Italy

A lightning flash, a small electric light dives into the water and fishing. Goes back on the perch, around dozens of fish move their tails on the water surface, bent on one side, with gills that are struggling to find the strength to oxygenate the body. 674 more words


Bishop’s Visit – Chestnut Centre

Any visit to the Peak District has to include the Chestnut Centre particularly if your favourite animal is otters. I have blogged about this centre previously but last time our visit was interrupted by rain. 52 more words

Bishop's Visit

Sea otters

This is a pastel painting that I just did of three sea otters. It is about 16×20 in size and was created on Mi Tientes pastel paper with mostly hard pastels. 17 more words


otters holding hands

Towards the horizon, a yacht crawls across sand. It’s a trip to watch – a massive silhouette against a Nevada furnace. A rhythm, something dancy and electronic, thumps in the distance. 503 more words


Favorite Animal

My favorite animal would have to be a sea otter. I think they are the coolest animals despite the fact that I love dogs as well. 57 more words


Aki and the Otter

We start every walk with the pooping ceremony. Aki circles one way and then the other to prepare the snow and loosen her bowels. If a squirrel doesn’t dash through her peripheral vision or a raven doesn’t chant, she does her job. 331 more words