This time of year I notice the little golden crowned kinglets hanging upside down in the conifers and moving quickly from branch to branch. They are looking for insects and tree sap. This tiny bird is only 3.25 to 4.25 inches long with a wingspan of 6.5 to 7 inches and a weight of 5.3 to 5.8 grams. Continue reading
There it is! Don't you see? Catch it! Catch it! Catch it now. Watch it glide above the sea Spreading wings so prettily. Red and Green and Blue and Gold Are its colors I've been told Look into its dreamy eye Feel its grandeur, hear it sigh. But I cannot see it now. For it flies away so fast. Catch the memory and make it last. Catch it! Catch it! Catch it now. There it is! Don't you see?...
I wrote the above poem when I was a teenager. And I truly had no idea what it meant. But something told me to save it. Continue reading
Sometimes animals camouflage themselves so well, you cannot see them. It makes you wonder, do they know they’re blending into their environment and hiding in plain sight? Continue reading
Trouble cannot prevail against the awesome power of Love.
Have you ever been in a situation where you could feel the energy shift? I experienced this at an art fair I attended last spring.
Attendance was poor. And the hours of the fair were so long, by the end of the first day all the artists were just staring at each other! There was frustration and unhappiness all around. As if to pick up on all this bad energy, the fire alarm went off towards the end of the day! Continue reading