Wasn’t sure I could rescue this photo, but I like what it shows. We have a red shouldered hawk sitting on a dead palm tree that is supporting some sort of air plant. A polypod of some kind I think.
Month: September 2015
(not so) Creepy Friday
“To support your mother and father, to cherish wife and child, and to have a simple livelihood. This is the good luck.” – Buddha
The quote if for my brother, who is nearing the end of his journey.
Quote found at http://www.great-quotes.com/quotes/author/Buddha/
Sometimes I wonder.
The Floridian Peninsula – Daniel G. Brinton 1859
The right hand plant is budding and flowering and on the left it has gone to seed.
“Every flower is a soul blossoming in nature.”Gerard de Nerval
Quote found at https://www.goodreads.com/quotes/tag/flower?page=2
This handsome fella was part of a much larger flock.
Snow Birds are Arriving
The moment a little boy is concerned with which is a jay and which is a sparrow, he can no longer see the birds or hear them sing. – Eric Berne
I was going to write about the Ruddy – but this quote stopped me in my tracks. Suffice it to say I was delighted to see these guys – my first spotting of migrants.
Quote found at http://www.quotes-inspirational.com/quotes/migration/
This pic was taken before the sun came up. ISO 1600, f/8, 1/100 sec.
“The real voyage of discovery consists of not seeking new landscapes, but in having new eyes.” – Marcel Proust
Some low light birds.
Quote found at http://www.values.com/inspirational-quotes/7352-the-real-voyage-of-discovery-consists-of-not-in