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living creatures

f L Y
images, landscape, living creatures

fLY aWaY HoME

  they were nestled in the high grasses and i didn’t know, but when i scared them, they scared me, and i was pleasantly surprised that i kept my presence of mind to trip the shutter     Photography is…

wiSE GuY
images, living creatures, macro

wiSE GuY

  it’s a Toad and to me, it looks like it’s wearing the Egyptian garb of a king. you know the kind i mean ? with the headdress ?  it strikes me as being very stately.   How strange that nature…

hoRsEs
greyscale, images, Lensbaby, living creatures, macro

hoRsEs

  The essential joy of being with horses is that it brings us in contact with the rare elements of grace, beauty, spirit, and fire. — Sharon Ralls Lemon said that     image notes: Lensbaby 3G Selective Focus SLR…

horses
images, landscape, living creatures

m o r n i n g

  Many people have sighed for the ‘good old days’ and regretted the ‘passing of the horse’, but today, when only those who like horses own them, it is a far better time for horses. — C.W. Anderson said that

cReEPy cRiTTEr
fauna, images, living creatures, macro

cReEPy cRiTTEr

i have a difficult time with insects because they’re so creepy   There is no gardening without humility. Nature is constantly sending even its oldest scholars to the bottom of the class for some egregious blunder. — Alfred Austin said…

a M E L i A
images, living creatures

amelia

  stop eating the tips of the fern !   After scolding one’s cat one looks into its face and is seized by the ugly suspicion that it understood every word and has filed it for reference. — Charlotte Gray…

s L E e P Y
greyscale, images, living creatures

s L E e P Y

  The Federal guns sought the Confederate guns on the hills. They hurled solid shot and explosive shell, their iron insults shearing through oak and ash, brittle hickory, chestnut and elm. Outgunned two to one, with less reliable ordinance, the…

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