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Outrunning the Sun

Outrunning the Sun A honey bee from my backyard hive Honey bee | Apis mellifera

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Outrunning the Sun

The day’s last flight, outrunning the sun in a search for pollen, a bladed bridge surrenders to a frozen leap. _____________________________________ Honey bee | Apis mellifera

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Aflame

Honey bees aflame slip through an ephemeral landscape of angled blades. _____________________________________ Honey bee | Apis mellifera

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Hardboiled Avian Crime

Common the grackle may be, here’s a black and white study of a hard-boiled backyard character, causing as many crimes as he solves.  Grackles are from the Icterid bird group, including orioles and meadowlarks.  Grackle […]

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A grackle proverb

The wise old grackle says, “Despite snow today, Spring is on its way”. Grackle | Quiscalus quiscula

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