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Wednesday, November 20, 2013

The Magic of Birds and Deer and Other Things in the Fall




A family of deer meandering the roadside at the Bosque del Apache. 


The one that got away. I wanted to stare and couldn't get myself situated fast enough with my camera.
I love that uplifted paw. There's mystery in that fur and bone.


The blue heron languid and regal. Those seemingly delicate legs that work with precision in tandem with their outstretched wings to take flight and land.


 The wonder of the sand hill cranes' yearly migration; such a life these creatures have.

I've been taking this two hour drive for  the past three years. It's an honor and humbling to witness the lives of these winged ones as they take rest during their journey south for warmer climate.  

...and she says  to her mate, "See, watch, I'll show you how."
 


Tuesday, November 12, 2013

A good relationship...



"A good relationship has a pattern like a dance and is built on some of the same rules. The partners do not need to hold on tightly, because they move confidently in the same pattern, intricate but gay and swift and free, like a country dance of Mozart's. To touch heavily would be to arrrest the pattern and freeze the movement, to check the endlessly changing beauty of its unfolding. There is no place here for possessive clutch, the clinging arm, the heavy hand; only the barest touch in passing. Now arm in arm, now face to face, now back to back--it does not matter which. Because they know they are partners moving to the same rhythm, creating a pattern together, and being invisibly nourished by it."

~Anne Morrow Lindbergh

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Bending Branch

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