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Unusual Suspects

I have hit Foster Park hard and often in the first two months of this year, trying in vain to bulk up my motorless list. But after the usual suspects were had early, the birding has been slow, if not relaxing. 382 more words

New Bird at the Feeder

This is the one and only time I’m really happy to have squirrels at my feeder.  How beautiful.

Silent flyers.  Barred owls are so light they don’t bend the tiniest of branches when they perch.  Amazing.

Little gifts.


Wisdom--Day 24

God, grant me the serenity
to accept the things I cannot change;
courage to change the things I can;
and wisdom to know the difference. 243 more words

Painting A Day

Death Stalks on Silent Wings

I was staying in Klamath Falls, photographing owls and bald eagles, at the Klamath Wildlife Refuges when I read in the newspaper that we had an owl problem back home in Salem, Oregon. 742 more words


She's baaaack!

Driving up our driveway on the way back from town today, Carol and I saw an old friend (or at least a double for her.)   186 more words

News & Essays

cleaning off the camera and weekend thoughts

Oh, look, it snowed!  How %^&*^(*&)*^^$%^$%#%$#  pretty!

It actually IS pretty, and it is the kind of snow (wet) that sticks to things so you can see interesting shapes.  851 more words

How I Spent My Day