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Sometimes There is Heartache

Day 7

When I think of home the memories, thoughts and ideas are so pleasant. But there are also struggles – and loss. When you love deeply and honestly, witnessing the struggle and the loss can be the most difficult part of life. 726 more words


The end of spring migration.

Cape May warblers above, a female and male.

A female Cape May on the fountain.

An immature male rose breasted grosbeak with mulberry juice on his face. 73 more words

Bird Photography

Rose Breasted Grosbeak


Sitting on the porch in the evening, watching the sun sink lower in the sky, listening to the outside world wind down into the blue time. 153 more words

Magic Moments

Week 29. A bird in the rain.

Sunday of week 29 started off dry until I set the camera up in the yard. Within 10 minutes it was spotting with rain and 15 minutes after that it was raining. 63 more words

South Bruce Peninsula

Grosbeaks and friends migrating through

Male rose breasted grosbeaks were all over Fort Desoto in mid-April. They were eating the mulberries while resting up before their migration up north. Most of them had mulberry juice all over their beaks. 108 more words

Bird Photography

In Exile (in IN)

I’m still in Indiana for a few more days, cut off from the real world or at least it feels that way. Last night my laptop croaked. 434 more words


How'd we do? Global Big Day Weekend Wrap-up!

*I was working on this post when a tornado hit my house. So here it is, about a month later than expected, but just in case anyone was wondering… 761 more words