Sunday, May 31, 2015

Saturday, May 30, 2015

Friday, May 29, 2015

Thursday, May 28, 2015

Wednesday, May 27, 2015

Great blue heron

A great blue heron

stands still, silently gazing...

waiting for breakfast.

Tuesday, May 26, 2015

Monday, May 25, 2015

Sunday, May 24, 2015

Saturday, May 23, 2015

Friday, May 22, 2015

Fishing Tern

A tern looks for fish

in the pond at Bassett Creek.

He must have good eyes!

Thursday, May 21, 2015

Wednesday, May 20, 2015

Monday, May 18, 2015

Sunday, May 17, 2015

Saturday, May 16, 2015


Over Bassett Creek

maple leaves quietly sprout.

Be still and enjoy.

Friday, May 15, 2015

Thursday, May 14, 2015

Ducklings have arrived

Ducklings have arrived.

They look for food with their mom,

wading in the pond.

Life is blossoming

Life is blossoming.

Great beauty is on display.

Look around and see!

Wednesday, May 13, 2015

Gosling explorers

Goslings exploring...

peering over the new grass

how interesting!

Tuesday, May 12, 2015

Monday, May 11, 2015

Flowering trees

Flowering trees burst forth.

At their moment of full bloom.

Fruit will be coming!

Sunday, May 10, 2015

Mallard at twilight

Mallard at twilight

swimming alone with his thoughts.

Enjoy the evening!

Saturday, May 9, 2015

Bleeding heart

A sure sign of spring,

bleeding hearts bursting out bright.

What a lovely sight!

Friday, May 8, 2015

Mourning dove

 Perched in tamarack

mourning dove in morning light

looking oh so bright.

Thursday, May 7, 2015

Fresh maple leaves

Maple leaves sprouting

out and over Bassett Creek.

What a lovely sight.

Wednesday, May 6, 2015

Wood Duck couple

A wood duck couple,

staying together for life

no ducklings quite yet...

Tuesday, May 5, 2015

Spring wildflowers

One must look closely...

Popping up through dried leaves.

Wow... Wildflowers!

Monday, May 4, 2015


Lover of marshes,

now boasting fresh green needles.

A tamarack tree!

Sunday, May 3, 2015

Spring moon

Full spring moon rises

up over the flowering tree.

Both transient beauties!

Saturday, May 2, 2015

Friday, May 1, 2015

Cooper's Hawk

Cooper's hawk hunting...

looking for something to eat.

Watch out all you mice!