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So Nearly Far Away

     There were isolated moments during the first night after his return from the annual conclave of top level raptors at the highest point in California, Mt. Whitney, when I could hear the tawny owl hooting from one of … Continue reading

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A Fair to Middling Amount of Blood

A hairy woodpecker making solitary whoopee on my roof woke me brutally before dawn.  It was difficult to see with my eyes swollen like stuffed bags of soiled laundry.  The moon must have been out there somewhere, though, because I … Continue reading

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