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Young Bird

I am now on house sitting and animal feeding duties as my family have gone on holiday. I tracked them on the taxiway at London Gatwick Airport and lost them almost three hours later over the Atlantic Ocean. 139 more words

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Reindeer are not just for Christmas

Reindeer are not just for Christmas although they are intrinsically associated with Christmas celebrations. This relatively recent tradition appears to have come from a poem written in 1822 by an American, Clement Moore, called… 1,178 more words

Monticello’s Ecological Park

Located on south Water Street, at the top of the hill beyond the old school buildings, our city council purchased 26+ acres of old growth forest to give Monticello our own “urban forest.” Volunteers removed truck-loads of trash from the acreage, scoured it for invasive species and removed many—helped design trails and picnic grounds. 351 more words

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Nuthatch

It has been warm again today, no rain, so far.

Today’s picture is of a Nuthatch and is the only picture I managed to get of him. 59 more words

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Bird

As Victoria was not able to come to help my husband until this afternoon I had to stay close to the kitchen to help out if necessary, so I spent the morning reading my book. 92 more words

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Jefferson County, Heart of the Red Hills of Florida

 

Jefferson is the only county in the state that reaches from Georgia to the Gulf of Mexico. We are Florida’s keystone. We are separated from Madison and Taylor Counties on the east by the Aucilla River – as beautiful and varied a stream any kayaker or canoeist could find. 179 more words

Intro to Poetry - Day Ten - Future

Intro to Poetry – Day Ten – Future

Experimenting with the king of poetic forms, the sonnet – a 14-Line-verse poem (rhymed — or not) usually grouped into four stanzas of 4-4-3-3 lines expressing one unified thought or emotion. 137 more words

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