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10-17-16 Anderson's Salamander from Ron's Amphibian Series

Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Amphibia
Order: Caudata
Family: Ambystomatidae

Genus/species: Ambystoma andersoni

GENERAL CHARACTERISTICS: A. andersoni is dark, mottled brownish-green in color. the body is long and cylindrical with short legs. 229 more words


Where salamanders swim

This is the first Wednesday in almost a year that I haven’t posted a poetry challenge. Maybe it’s time to post the very strange image I found, taken from a book entitled ‘The Story of the Sun, the Moon and the Stars’ published in 1898—an artist’s impression of a sunspot. 67 more words


The Elementals Gathered

We think of them as separate.  We learn of their natures when we are but small children.  Fire burns.  Water flows.  Earth turns.  Air blows. 2,393 more words


Three Things Thursday: Animals Are Awesome Edition

*three things that make me smile: an exercise in gratitude – feel free to steal this idea with wild abandon and fill your blog with the happy… 460 more words

//Three Things Thursday//

Day 11

Day 11 is the last day in which we could hike through another beautiful place and we decided to go visit Rastenbachklamm in Castelvecchio.

This is another canyon, but a lot smaller than the other ones we’ve already seen. 326 more words


"Drinking with the Ancestors"

Here’s the poem* I read by the fire** at Saturday night’s eisteddfod at ECG ’16. I’m also submitting it to Touchstone so you may run across it there if it’s accepted. 362 more words


Beloved's Journey: Chapter 3, Welcome to the Inside

Synkroniciti presents the third Chapter of Beloved’s Journey, a serial novel. To read earlier chapters, please click here.

Chapter 3, Welcome to the Inside… 1,105 more words