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Mockingbird With Bluebonnets

Unfortunately I didn’t have anything St. Patrick’s Day related to show you, since I’ve been working on…this!

It’s an entry for a contest, as well as one of my first serious watercolor paintings. 117 more words

Drawings & Sketches

Flowers For Kate

Yesterday was the first day of spring! Who is ready for the chilly weather to end? Can’t wait for those perfect seventy degree days and to see the tulips burst into bloom? 397 more words

Common Soldier

Winter's Over Here

Even though some of you may be buried in snow, winter has definitely left Phoenix: it’s been in the 90s. That is unseasonably warm and most of us hope it cools off again before it’s supposed to be that hot. 222 more words


Mr. Mockingbird-My Weekly Smile

I spent Friday morning with a friend at Wave Hill park in Riverdale NY. We were there a few weeks ago and I wrote about it… 145 more words


It is January and Spring is in the Air

Chickadees sing and cardinals whistle around us as Anne and I walk in our community here in Central Florida. Although it is January, the days are growing longer causing hormones to surge through birds’ bodies stimulating males to begin the task of setting up nesting territories to attract mates. 76 more words


Looking Ahead to 2017

Cactus Wrens (Arizona State Bird)

(above graphic credit)

Gilded Flicker

Queen Butterfly

Northern Mockingbird (pondering what lies ahead)

Wishing all of us peace, love, and understanding…as well as health and prosperity in 2017!



The Festivities Begin...

Curve-billed Thrasher (being a Grinch)


Say’s Phoebe

Everywhere I go, the birds seem to be really getting into the holiday spirit this year…that’s a good thing. 61 more words