Solitude

the lovely peace of solitude  in the woods  i find the lovely peace of solitude where the only sounds i hear are the chirp of birds… the rustle of wings in the undergrowth… the forage of squirrels in dry leaves… and the occasional trickle of water i follow a stream that parallels the trail… leading […]

EPA

Please read this post from January 2019:         https://crookedcreek.live/2019/01/23/pollinators/ Here we are sixteen months later and the EPA has finally begun to acknowledge what research has shown for years: that neonic pesticides pose serious risks to bees, birds, other wildlife — and even human health. But, rather than taking sweeping measures to crack down on neonics, […]

Trees

Trees Reach for the Heavens It seems that trees are abundant. There are so many kinds and sizes and they change predictably season by season. It would be easy to take them for granted and I probably did at one time. During the early 1990s, I had an experience that changed that. I now look […]