Summer plans

In some ways, I feel like I have wasted my entire sabbatical. I had a plan mapped out in my proposal and really very little of what was detailed there has happened. On the other hand, that doesn’t mean nothing has happened. I still finished the blog webtext and I have a good start on […]

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Step away from the cage

There are reasons why I shouldn’t have birds, reasons I share with the fictional character, Lorelei Gilmore. I think they sense it. Not one is chirping, “Buy me! Buy me!”

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Not leaves

Those are not leaves. Birds.

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Hawk (Owl) and prey

I took some unexpected photos while i was on campus today of a predator bird with its prey–a black bird. The predator had owl face, but a passerby was positive that it was a blood-tailed hawk and the prey was a pigeon. Well, I sincerely doubt that pigeons in Missouri are all glossy-black and look […]

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Behind bars

I’ve had enough snow, enough looking through windowpanes and door frames. Polar vortex, begone.

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Bird revisited

I used the poster filter and intensified the hue saturation to get this. The version in the featured gallery is not manipulated.

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