Birding Here, Birding There, Birds and Babies Everywhere

“Nature is ever at work building and pulling down, creating and destroying, keeping everything whirling and flowing, allowing no rest but in rhythmical motion, chasing everything in endless song out of one beautiful form into another.” ~ John Muir

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321 Birding Year: Luck and Lifers

Ruby-crowned Kinglet sing daily mid-summer at DeMotte Campground in the Kaibab National Forest.

“Science is not only a disciple of reason but, also, one of romance and passion.” ~ Stephen Hawking

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Missed Moments: A Whirlwind 2017 … In Forgotten Pictures

My sister's donkey, Pedro, gives me a smile.

“Happiness is like a butterfly: the more you chase it, the more it will elude you. But if you turn your attention to other things, it will come and softly sit upon your shoulder.” ~ The Daily Crescent (1848)

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In Their Element: Birds Of The Texas Upper Gulf Coast

A male Eastern Bluebird brings morsels to his brood.

“Nature is so powerful, so strong. Capturing its essence is not easy — your work becomes a dance with light and the weather. It takes you to a place within yourself.” ~ Annie Leibovitz

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This Weekend Is Not About Me.

“Birds have wings; they’re free; they can fly where they want when they want. They have the kind of mobility many people envy.” ~ Roger Tory Peterson

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