Letters of Condolence

Today, I opened an envelope that I knew contained some documents regarding Robin’s death. A few newspaper articles, and other official papers. What I forgot this folder contained were letters from then President Nixon, General Westmoreland, our governor at the time and other local officials. I wonder at the time my parents received these whether … [Read more…]

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Camera Critters – Mama Robin and the Three Baby Beaks!

Mama Robin hanging with the babies (or maybe it’s Daddy – I’ve never been good at figuring out the Robin genders, both that visit the nest look the same!) Added this one this evening… not technically a good picture, I was shooting in the darkness, hoping I was focused on the nest! Luckily the flash … [Read more…]

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Camera Critters – Nesting

I went outside on Saturday morning with the dog, and noticed a Robin flying with nest building material in it’s beak.  It few around a bit, looking confused (or annoyed), so I figured it was building a nest nearby.  My first thought was the artificial Christmas tree (classy, I know) sitting on our patio.  (It … [Read more…]

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