Tag Archives: Birds

Almost Like Being in Cozumel

Our rent-a-jeep on the East Coast of Cozumel (Jan. 2007). This past weekend brought two days of snow, wind, and chilly temperatures. Yes, it is technically spring, but it’s still feeling like winter. England is not special in this respect. … Continue reading

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Early Birds and Blossoms

Cherry Blossoms, Gloucestershire, United Kingdom (February 2013). I took my camera with me today to see what I might see and, happily, I came upon a bird standing very still among leafless stalks and dead leaves. It cocked its head, … Continue reading

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Rhino Stare Down

White Rhinoceros and Milky Storks (I think) at the San Diego Zoo Safari Park, San Diego, California (Dec. 2012).

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Birds at Sunset Cliffs

As I sit in rainy, grey England, fighting a most exhausting head cold, it’s hard to believe that less than a week ago I walked along Sunset Cliffs in Point Loma, San Diego. Seeing as how my energy is somewhat … Continue reading

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Water Under Bath’s Pulteney Bridge

Pulteney Bridge across the River Avon, Bath, United Kingdom. Pulteney Bridge, like the Ponte Vecchio in Florence, Italy, is one of only a few historic bridges in the world with shops built into it. Although architecturally dissimilar (the Ponte Vecchio … Continue reading

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The Three White Pelicans of St. James’s Park

While strolling through St. James’s Park in London, conveniently located just east of Buckingham Palace, I spotted a cluster of people near several long-necked, white birds. I assumed, incorrectly, that these big birds were swans. That was, at least, until … Continue reading

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