“As I walked down the avenue, the late afternoon sun was turning the lovely and dying sycamore leaves into fragments of brilliant stained glass, and I said to myself, ‘This alone is worth the price of admission to our broken and glorious world.'” – Linda Larsson
“Please notice when you are happy, and exclaim or murmur or think at some point, ‘If this isn’t nice , I don’t know what is.'” – Kurt Vonnegut
Mallard ducks, a House Wren and a Northern Flicker are pictured above.
“Here’s the plain truth, at least as it has been shown to me: We are never far from wonders.” – John Green (The Anthropocene Reviewed)
American Robin, Rockefeller Park, Pocantico, New York
Tarrytown Lakes, Tarrytown, New York
Red-tailed Hawk, Tarrytown, New York
“When we contemplate the globe as one great dewdrop, striped and dotted with continents and islands, flying through space with other stars, all singing and shining together as one, the whole universe appears as an infinite storm of beauty.” – John Muir