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A drupe on the edge

Normally, I wouldn’t start off with an Eagle Eye challenge, but when I put this one up, even I couldn’t see the shell!  So the pic above is the shell magnified with my handy dandy Olympus camera software.  404 more words

Potential Storm

I never like hearing there may be a storm…especially if we’re talking hurricane or tropical storm!  But I am hoping that Dora will go away…I’m praying too. 611 more words

Monk Seals, A Living Fossil

The monk seal, known in Hawaiian as “llio holo I ka uaua” translates to “dog that runs in rough water.” It is only one of two mammals native to the Hawaiian Islands, with the other being a hoary bat. 337 more words

I came across these crosses...

Since we are still moving things around, furniture-wise, in our new place, I haven’t put up much art.  And I’m saving these crosses to put up where they will really be seen. 852 more words


First octopus of this time on Kauai!

Hurray! Today I finally ended my spate of un-octopused-swims.  And yay for that.  Thanks, God!

I was actually thanking God and smiling into my mask when I saw this octopus today.  588 more words



Sunrise in paradise on Kauai, Hawaii – just to start the day with a warm and pleasant feeling :-)