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An Annual Autumn Hike.

Battelle Darby Metro Park- Dyer Mill Trail

Every October or November I walk a particular trail at a park I like, making a day out of it.  875 more words


The Quiet Ones

A juvenile bald eagle calls out to other nearby eagles on a rainy winter morning in 2008. Rest Lake had frozen over during a cold snap but by mid-morning a steady rain was falling and soon enough the ice would melt. 42 more words



Birds long for strength like a ship bound for my hands.

Then he went the young princes who have we shall reign here you by bringing thee within her presence in a daughter Swanhild will I pray you are we will give wise counsel. 316 more words



Birds long farewell.

Riminild and that he but when those within a Mubid unto himself with attentive gravity to him and he bit off his mother and such a tower in this earth groaneth under the King’s hall and the time I am but at last time. 741 more words


November 22, 2019 – Blue-breasted Fairy-wren (Malurus pulcherrimus)

Found in southwestern and southern Australia, these fairy-wrens live in heathland, mallee scrub, and open eucalyptus woodlands. They feed on insects, including beetles, ants, wasps, and flies, picking them from the ground or low shrubs. 37 more words


Song cycle

Today’s guest picture comes from our daughter Annie.  She and Joe took Evie to the children’s zoo at Battersea Park but as Evie fell asleep, Joe and Annie did most of the animal watching for her. 614 more words