Archive | July 2014

“What the World Needs Now is Love”~

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(Scarlet Macaw) “Sweet Love.” These birds have this figured out. (Please click to enlarge)
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Many birds raise offspring jointly and mate for life.
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(Yellow Crowned Amazon Parrot) Some of the birds at the Bloedel Conservatory in Vancouver BC are endangered in the wild.
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Birds don’t wage wars and they don’t wipe out multiple species and habitats.
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(Red Shouldered Macaw) Sometimes I wonder who is more highly evolved?
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(Eclectus Parrot) “Imagine all the people living life in peace.”
Cheers to you from our peaceable feathered friends. We can learn a lot from them~
Lyrics Dionne Warwick, Burt Bacharach & John Lennon.

Shy Beauties~

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Hooded Oriole.
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Acorn Woodpecker.
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Most brightly plumed birds at The Holler.
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They stand out.
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And seem shy.
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As if they sense,
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they are almost too pretty.
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Won’t let me get near.
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Fly off with such fear.
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Their beauty it seems is a burden.
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Cheers to you from the Holler’s Shy Beauties~

Eden’s Calling You~

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So step outside.
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The path beckons,
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leading you into the forest.
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Inhale the clean mountain air.
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Dip your toes into the cool, clear springs.
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The air is perfumed with the scent of wild mountain roses,
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and you pick some to bring back home, just a few, leaving most.
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Wild artichoke are blooming everywhere.
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If you were stressed when you arrived,
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as you leave your heart is filled with nature’s peace.
Cheers to you from Mt. Palomar State Park~