today's birds

Seen earlier today, at the Oxbow area, Lawrenceburg, IN: Am. Goldfinch Turkey Vultures ~ 10 Cardinal Crow dc cormorant great blue heron 2 great egret 3 N. Harrier catbird field sparrow Eastern wood-pewee

the dalai lama

We were in Bloomington, Indiana this morning for the dedication of the Chamtse Long Temple by the Dalai Lama himself. No electronics here in the VIP tent where we get to be up by the stage with a table of snacks at the back. We’re in the front row too. All of the attending clergy Continue reading the dalai lama

no one came home

No one came home 1. Max was in bed that morning, pressed against my feet, walking to my pillow to kiss my nose, long and lean with aqua- marine eyes, my sun prince who thought himself my lover. He was cream and golden orange, strong willed, lord of the other cats and his domain. He Continue reading no one came home