22 Dec 2014 | No Comment | Birds »

Leaping into a new year, memories of
the past evaporate in the wind.


An egret leaps into a new year

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Great White Egret | Ardea alba

15 Dec 2014 | 5 Comments | Books | Art | Misc »

An egret spreads greetings in the
language of night, a memory of stars
losing their belief in gravity.


Happy Holidays from Wild Light

8 Dec 2014 | 7 Comments | Insects etc. »

Rounding up rising stars, a honey bee
breaks into the halls of sleep, finding little music,
but so much silence.


A honey bee breaks into the halls of sleep

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Honey bee | Apis mellifera

1 Dec 2014 | 7 Comments | Insects etc. »

The deadliest ornament waits for the holidays,
filling stockings with dry leaves
and wild hurricanes.


A praying mantis fills stockings with dry leaves and wild hurricanes.

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Chinese mantis | Tenodera aridifolia sinensis

24 Nov 2014 | 9 Comments | Insects etc. »

Stripped down to her soul, she finds the still point,
her future a myth dreamed by the past.

Prints of The Still Point are in a dozen collections, including
Penn State University, and was part of the 2006 exhibition
Nature Reperceived at Gallery Project in Ann Arbor.


An ant at the Still Point

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Eastern black carpenter ant | Camponotus pennsylvanicus