Category Archives: Animals

A New Year, a New Post

Somehow January just sped on by and now it’s February 1st, a brand new month in a brand new year. When too much time passes between my blog posts, I get a little “blog shy” so I decided I’d drink … Continue reading

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Question #28

Goodness, after this CoAnQuMo post, I just have two more before the month is out! Any ideas for a blogging challenge I can do for December? Post below if you have an idea! Alright, here’s today’s deep question: How and … Continue reading

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Question #25

Question #25 of CoAnQuMo is one best answered by my cat, who will be filling in for me in this blog post. Here’s the question: What language does Selkie speak and what does he think about birds? From Selkie: I … Continue reading

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Question #23

I notice that birds seem to be significant in your art and even your business name. Can you tell me the significance? My particular interest in birds began when I formed a deep bond with a budgie named Zelda. I’ve … Continue reading

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Question #20

Today’s CoAnQuMo’s answer comes in the form of an art piece! Question #20: Can you make me a piece of art with a windmill in it? Why, yes — yes I can! Here you go!   with windmill cycles and … Continue reading

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Trusting Our Pain

I’ve been revisiting my grief books lately (and yes, I do have quite a lot of them). I find them comforting — and not only when I read them, but also just knowing that they occupy a significant row on … Continue reading

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Maui: The Whale Post

Today Walter and I joined about 50 other whale watchers on a Pacific Whale Foundation two-hour tour in the waters between west Maui and the island of Lana’i. This time of year there are probably around 1000 whales in the … Continue reading

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