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Wednesday Vignette - beyond the startle of the surprise...

I have always had the most intense snake phobia. Ridiculous, I know – I have been known to drop books and scream if I was surprised by a photo of a snake in it. 447 more words

Wednesday Vignette


In a wooded place,

a tiny shrine to Mary

houses garter snakes.


Wild Goose Chase

I had to travel to the city the other day. Spending time in close proximity to more than a million people is not a pleasant way to pass the hours. 247 more words

Nature Photography


I wonder why

I shuddered and

uttered pitchy sounds when

rock and fence became your

sudden slither.  You are

definitely not my type but

we can get along… 82 more words


A Garden Visitor

This was the first day to work in one of my gardens.

My plans are to reduce the butterfly garden’s size by one-half. I haven’t decided what to do with the garden in the background. 56 more words

Reptiles And Amphibians


I spend my vacation from work by starting a new workout routine and I do a mini-review of Suicide Squad.