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Interesting birds, buzzards. I’ve seen them soaring aloft for most of my life but never in the numbers I have since moving to my current home. 1,433 more words

Isaac's Daughter Ryn



If you put a buzzard in a pen that is 6 feet by 8 feet and is entirely open at the top, the bird, in spite of its ability to fly, will be an absolute prisoner. 253 more words


A wake of buzzards dancing in the breeze.

The biggest number of buzzards I’d previously seen at one time was 8, so I was very excited to see this group (a wake!) of 11 of them enjoying the thermals over the field just now. 38 more words


Vantage point

One of my favourite places to sit is on the far side of the stub light in the photo, with my back resting against the brick plinth. 101 more words

Living In Italy

Waiting for something to expire...

there were two of them just sitting
waiting for something to expire
I waved my patience at them
but they had something meatier in mind… 44 more words


Desert Wander

The desert stretches on and on
and water is always at the edge of sight
only to disappear like the mirage that it is
as the lost and lonely wanderer draws near… 116 more words


A Face Only a Mother Could Love

The Turkey Vulture is by far one of the least attractive of our feathered friends. Found in most regions of both North and South America the Turkey Vulture, also referred to in some areas as Turkey Buzzard or Buzzard, are a large bird reaching up two and half feet tall with a wing span of six feet. 48 more words