My wildlife filmmaking will appear in the PBS NOVA documentary “Creatures of Light”,
produced by National Geographic Television,
on February 3, 2016 at 9 pm on PBS.

“On a summer’s night, there’s nothing more magic than watching
the soft glow of fireflies switching on and off. Few other life forms
on land can light up the night, but in the dark depths of the oceans,
it’s a different story…”

PBS NOVA documentary Creatures of Light

Firefly | Lampyridae | Photinus pyralis

20 Jan 2016 | 8 Comments | Birds »

Released into the bright atmosphere, a stray moves lightly
through the air, an excuse for a rapture.

One Small Leap - Black-capped Chickadee

Black-capped Chickadee – Poecile atricapillus

Our first review, a starred review from KIRKUS REVIEW for AMONG A THOUSAND FIREFLIES!

“In Frost and Lieder’s third exploration of tiny creatures taken for
granted in the natural world, they top themselves, lyrically centering
on a firefly’s search for a mate.

Again, Frost’s spare poem weds seamlessly with Lieder’s transfixing photography…”

Piercing the moon, crossing the imaginary border of a new year.

Happy holidays!

Piercing the Moon painting

Ruler of a crystalline empire of light,
a spider reigns over its small world.

A page from Step Gently Out.