Category Archives: Wildlife

Island of Peace

On my most recent walk upriver I noticed the mergansers are present in the valley. I got some marginal images of the hooded mergansers on the lake. Both females and males were there. But the photos were too distant to … Continue reading

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River Walk – Even the Ducks

Even the ducks looked more interesting in the fog. These imagesĀ are part of a series posted chronologically from one river walk on Jan 13/18. I wanted to take you along on this beautiful winter day and share what you might … Continue reading

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Instant Message for You, Deer

Instant messages are often blamed for adding stress to the hustle and bustle of our days, but they can also add moments of peace. I received this deer photo from my dear husband just a couple minutes ago. It’s sweet … Continue reading

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A Bobcat on New Year’s Day!

  A bobcat, indeed! I started off the new year with a gorgeous walk along the river in the snow. When I came to the final river lookout I turned to walk further toward the mountain which was peeking out … Continue reading

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Meadowbrook Elk are in for the Rut

The fall mating season, or rut, brings the vast majority of our area elk to Meadowbrook field for a huge gathering. They are out in the early morning or later evening, and I have been trying to hit the right … Continue reading

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Shelton Writers Retreat – Excellent Get-Away!

Have you ever forgotten the most important thing when you went on a trip? On this last writers retreat, I forgot my laptop. And my printed manuscript I was proofing was the only other thing I tucked into that same … Continue reading

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