As a curious observer of life, I blog on writing, marketing, my prairie - anything that interests me in the moment. I like to have conversations with readers, so don’t hesitate to leave a comment. I'll respond.

A bird's eye view of hawks

By Carol / 01 August 2013 /

Five years ago, we planted a prairie patch in our front yard. Since then, we’ve noticed an increase in raptors. We hear more owls hooting in the night. We see more hawks soaring high above.…

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And then there were four

By Carol / 28 April 2013 /

Mrs. Red Breast added another egg to the nest Sunday morning.  Someone suggested the total would be four. Maybe so. It seems a neat number and there’s hardly room for more. My concern that she…

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A bird’s eye view

By Carol / 27 April 2013 /

We know it’s really spring when the robins start building nests. Every downspout around our house has a robin in residence. Until now it’s always been the downspouts. But this spring an enterprising mama is…

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