Song Bird

Common though it may be, the Song Sparrow always delights when found singing in the field.  In this case, the field was the prairie at Chikaming Township Park & Preserve here in southwest Michigan.

Common though it may be, the Song Sparrow always delights when found singing in the field. In this case, the field was the prairie at Chikaming Township Park & Preserve here in southwest Michigan.

 

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Memorial Day

We remember, and well we should.

We remember, and well we should.

 

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The End of Never

Turtle, waxing poetic at Chikaming Park & Nature Preserve.

Painted turtle, waxing poetic at Chikaming Township Park & Preserve.

 

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Pentecost Sunday

". . . yet we hear them speaking in our own tongues of the mighty acts of God." Acts of the Apostles 2:11  Happy Birthday, Dear Church.

“. . . yet we hear them speaking in our own tongues of the mighty acts of God.” Acts of the Apostles 2:11

 

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Blanding’s Turtle

The Blanding's Turtle is considered to be an endangered species throughout much of its North American range.  We got this rare look at a Blanding's Turtle at Warren Dunes State Park in Michigan on May 23, 2015.

The Blanding’s Turtle is considered to be an endangered species throughout much of its North American range. We got this rare look at a Blanding’s Turtle at Warren Dunes State Park in Michigan on May 23, 2015.

 

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Great Crested Flycatcher

This vociferous Myiarchus crinitus was making it clear he wanted his picture taken Saturday at Warren Dunes State Park in Michigan, so I and my Canon PowerShot just had to oblige.  Snap!

This vociferous Myiarchus crinitus was making it clear he wanted his picture taken Saturday at Warren Dunes State Park in Michigan, so I and my Canon PowerShot just had to oblige. Snap!

 

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Under the El Tracks

Crossing under Chicago's famous Loop elevated tracks on Wabash at Adams.

Crossing under Chicago’s famous Loop elevated tracks on Wabash at Adams.

 

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