Lens-Artists Photo Challenge #112 – Pick a Word…

Yesterday afternoon we noticed this hawk simply standing in the birdbath, cooling his toes. He appeared relaxed and comfortable just watching the yard activity. Which, by the way, was minimal since no finch was going to be joining the hawk for a swim 😉 He was there for over an hour! I snapped a few…

Lens-Artists Challenge: Sanctuary

Sanctuary: Oasis-a pleasant or peaceful area or period in the midst of a difficult, troubled, or hectic place or situation. Given a choice, I would go back in time. I am no fan of “the new normal”. I am, however, an optimist, and I remain determined to find my sanctuary that is in nature. Given…

Do our pets grieve?

Recently I posted that our beloved Shadow had to be put to sleep.  We miss him dearly. Now I wonder, how will Precious handle the loss of her friend and housemate? Although they were not close in a way that they slept together and groomed each other, they did get along well, and appeared to…