Category Archives: Wild Bird

HAPPY ‘NIPPY’ SABBATH

Morning temps in the teens and low twenties here these days. Until a couple of days ago, the mums were still holding up, so I brought in a large armload, hoping some could be used in the pulpit flower arrangement.  … Continue reading

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MY RECENT CAMERA FAILS

Today’s header is a recent image of a coyote hot-footing it, nearly to the other side of the neighbor’s 200 acre Alfalfa field.  Sorry it’s out of focus.  How I miss my old Cannon Rebel’s telephoto lens.  You may have … Continue reading

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CREATION WEEK — DAY 6 (The day when God finished creating)

Then God said, “Let the earth bring forth the living creature according to its kind:  cattle and creeping thing and beasts of the earth, each according to its kind”, and it was so.  And God made the beast of the … Continue reading

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CREATION WEEK — DAY 5

Then God said, “Let the waters abound with an abundance of living creatures, and let birds fly above the earth across the face of the firmament of the heavens.  So God created great sea creatures and every living thing that … Continue reading

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HAPPY SABBATH — MY FATHER’S WORLD

This Is My Father’s World This is my Father’s world, And to my list’ning ears, All nature sings, and round me rings The music of the spheres.   This is my Father’s world, I rest me in the thought Of rocks … Continue reading

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DOWNY WOODPECKER

His Mrs. sometimes shows up with him. (He has the red cap, and she doesn’t.) I hope they set up housekeeping close by. :}  Smiles

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MORNING IN MY GARDEN May 7 2012

Here are several of my favorite views today.  You may choose which should be # 8 of 365. L  Lily of the Valley.  Photo by Smiles. :}  Smiles

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