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Cute Gray Toy - A Riddle

Cute and cuddly, with big tufts of hair

they are unique and they are rare.

Nocturnal animals they love to sleep

during the day, without a cheep. 223 more words

Fruit Snack for a Possum

Today there is a new visitor in one of our possum boxes. I think it’s a sub adult female brushie, possibly one of the two joeys we’ve been seeing who have now been pushed out into the world to make it on their own since both mother possums we see regularly now have another joey growing in their pouches. 168 more words


Inhuman laughter in the dark

Somewhere in Sand County Almanac, Aldo Leopold talked of a woman he knew who’d never heard migrating geese passing over her well insulated roof.  The point Aldo was trying to make was one about awareness of our environment and how we often train ourselves (often through formal education) to be aware of only those things that are human and often in this age, things that are technological. 503 more words


Journal : August 9th 2016

I am all over the place right now. I experience bursts of such high energy and creative spurts followed by flat slumps of being a potato. 466 more words



The Owl Butterfly (Caligo eurilochus) is a bit of a night owl (pun not entirely intended) in the butterfly world as they are nocturnal which may be why they are usually pretty easy to photograph. 28 more words