1. Spring Has Polished Up This Old Rural Place

    Male Ruby-throated Hummingbird / photo by Joey Herron On April 28th I set up the first hummingbird feeder in its customary spot. I hadn’t seen any hummers yet; I just wanted to be sure when they arrive after their arduous journey that there is fresh nectar exactly where they ex
  2. Nature, both beautiful and brutal, at Maudsley State Park in Newburyport, Mass (9 more photos and several extra words in Post)

    Today we went for a walk at Maudsley State Park, in Newburyport Mass, about a half hour south of us and getting down towards TwoFishFlying ( @twofish ) territory. Pretty sure TwoFish already featured some photos of this lovely old estate turned park alo