A new hike today
Much was above timberline
ExhilarationHiked……trudged…..and scrambled….. up Gibbs Peak in the La Plata Mountains near my home with my hiking buddy, Mary.
Gibbs Peak is 12,286 feet in elevation…..we encountered some snow and had wonderful views once we got above timberline…..
Month: February 2022
Photo and Haiku for 28 February 2022
Owl-like face helps to hear prey
Feeding on a kill
Photos and Haiku for 08 June 2021
Today’s White-winged Dove
New species for where we were
Do you bring us Peace?
Photo and Haiku for 27 February 2022
has feathery feet and legs
not a waterbirdPhotographed near Churchill, Manitoba, Canada many years ago. It seemed strange to see it in the water. I don’t remember, but this could be salt water.
Photo and Haiku for 09 June 2021
Found during a bird outing
A fragile orchid.This is Spotted Coralroot…. Corallorhiza maculata variety maculata (not that great a photo….not taken with one of my ‘good” cameras)
Photo and Haiku for 26 February 2022
Looking like Tina Turner
eating a daisy
Photo and Haiku for 10 June 2021
What is really true?
Seems law is all that matters
What is your verdict?I have to show up for jury duty tomorrow…..so I went looking for a photo that might be sort of relevant…..found three images that have the word “justice” or “law” in them.
Photo and Haiku for 25 February 2022
Canada Geese fly
There’s rhythm in their silhouettes
Calling us back home
Photo and Haiku for 11 June 2021
Looking straight ahead
Thoughtful intelligent gaze
Photos and Haiku for 24 February 2022
Knee is healing well
Went outside to shovel snow
and fill bird feeders