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And now, some random animal photos for you to look at, while I finish editing my newest novel and doing the cover art…

That might be the best photo of a lizard I ever took. I saw him outside at work. He let me stick the phone right up to his face. Totally not intimidated by my size… or the idea of becoming … Continue reading

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Some weird pictures I took of birds and flowers, for those of you who are bored to death by the posts about my new novel cover…

My orchids are blooming… again… I am still seeing how much better the camera is on my new phone than my old phone, so I take a lot of sunset, bird and flower pictures at work. I like flowers. Fuzzy … Continue reading

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Animal encounters…

So I am at work the other day, at my new job as a private security officer at a medical research facility, and a guy knocks on my office door. He didn’t speak much English. He kept beckoning me and … Continue reading

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A crow on a dead tree branch, and a battle in the sky…

Crow on a dead tree branch… that should be the name of a band, or a song, or an epic poem. Have you ever seen crows or jays swooping at a hawk to drive it away? Hawks are fearsome on … Continue reading

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Shootin’ nature with a Canon… part 3…

Just a few more random photos of nature. Because, well, why not? I go places… I see stuff… I take pictures of that stuff… I show the pictures to you… It is the circle of life. The circle of friendship. … Continue reading

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I swear, these are the last random pictures of the fancy hotel we stayed at last weekend before I start doing posts about why we stayed at that fancy hotel last weekend…

Yes… I know… that isn’t a picture of a fancy hotel… But I took these right out in front of the hotel. The hotel hires this nice lady… a licensed hawk trainer… to hang around the hotel with her Harris … Continue reading

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Birds and words… part 4…

Here is another of my weird bird experiences on our camping adventure over the Thanksgiving holiday. There was this little scrub jay sitting on a fence. I just kept walking slowly closer and closer to it. He let me get … Continue reading

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