Category Archives: Fun

Owls travel a quarter of the way around the sun

23 February, 2020            Owls travel a quarter of the way around the sun I’m open to people’s interpretations for why this might have happened. This week I observed a natural phenomenon and I find it … Continue reading

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Happy to be outdoors 

16 February, 2020            Happy to be outdoors  I’m reading a book by Florence Williams called The Nature Fix – Why Nature Makes Us Happier, Healthier, and More Creative. Here’s the book cover:  Although that’s not … Continue reading

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PEOPLE, planes, trains and automobiles (and owls) 

9 February, 2020            PEOPLE, planes, trains and automobiles (and owls)  This picture is from earlier today in Belmont, NC with my timeless friends Skye, Dani and Betsy. We all met DECADES ago but today was … Continue reading

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“2/2 x 2” or “Spoiled by owls”  

2 February, 2020            “2/2 x 2” or “Spoiled by owls”   But first, a Great Blue Heron we spotted on our way to Pony Pasture this morning: Today is “2/2 #1” and fourteen years ago today … Continue reading

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No prescription necessary 

26 January, 2020            No prescription necessary  I began this week anxious but my anxiety vanished in an instant when I focused on this beauty at Pony Pasture:  Being out there in the woods looking at … Continue reading

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We’ll floss that bridge when we come to it 

19 January, 2020            We’ll floss that bridge when we come to it  For the eighth consecutive week I was able to photograph these owls. I wish I’d gotten a better image but this is what’s … Continue reading

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Symmetry

12 January, 2020            Symmetry It’s possible “symmetry” is not what my niece was implying – but that’s the way I interpreted it. Last week I sent her a picture of Mackey and Turner on a … Continue reading

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