Arizona Cotton Rat

This cute little critter is found around grassy water areas. What’s not to love? 🐀🐀🐀🐀🐀 “A rat is neither good nor evil. It does what a rat has to do.”— Jo Nesbo

Positively Green

Sometimes when I see green, it makes me breathe more deeply and my thoughts float to a place of calm and serenity. Does that ever happen to you? Well, apparently it’s a real thing. According to http://www.verywellmind.com studies have shown that “The color green can positively affect thinking, relationships, and physical health. Green is also…

Take flight!

Be like the bird who, pausing in her flight awhile on boughs too slight, feels them give way beneath her, and yet sings, knowing she hath wings. ~Victor Hugo ✨✨✨✨✨✨✨ Your dreams are what define your individuality. They have the power to give you wings and make you fly high. ~P. V. Sindhu ✨✨✨✨✨✨✨ We…

Lens Artists: Light and Shadow

Patti’s Lens-Artist’s challenge reminds us of how light and shadow work together in our photos. I love the early morning at my nearby lake. I think this little duckling is just perfect for this challenge. The early sun highlights his soft feathers. I also love how the water rings and the light sparkles around him….

Desert Friends

Hello, Clark’s Spiny Lizard! Hello, Common Chuckwalla! And finally, the sweet little Verdin framed in a world of enchantment 💚 When we contemplate the whole globe as one great dewdrop, striped and dotted with continents and islands, flying through space with other stars all singing and shining together as one, the whole universe appears as…