Category Archives: Nature

Time

There’s an old cemetery that I’ve walked through on occasion – a couple of times when I was helping to clean up and plant some antique roses among the headstones, a couple of times when I was just walking around. … Continue reading

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Trees, Cars, and Random Fate

This weekend, I read an article about a tree that had fallen on a car while the car was driving down the road. And I realized that over the past few years, I’ve been hearing more and more of these … Continue reading

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Waiting For Sunrise, St. Simon’s Island

In a still moment Dawn, with a single finger pulls away the night It’s amazing how, no matter how quiet the early morning has been, just before sunrise it gets just a bit quieter. Sitting on the pier on St. … Continue reading

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Birds On The Water

I went to a different stretch of beach late this afternoon, an area where I’ve been seeing lots of birds. On and around the remains of a couple of piers ruined by Katrina, I found a large group of pelicans, … Continue reading

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Parahawking

This is just too cool, I had to share it: This guy uses trained hawks or other large birds to detect thermals for his paraglider. Here’s the link.

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