• Bill agreed he wouldn't tell his best friend Cork about Cork's wife using his American Express card, so when asked which way she went, Bill did his best to help without breaking his promise . . .

Wrong Way

By |October 29th, 2019|Categories: Birds|Tags: , , |Comments Off on Wrong Way
  • As Justin learned, it wasn't a controlled salt grass prairie burn, but just two politicians arguing with typical strongly worded, diametrically opposed, party line rhetoric . . .

Just Politics

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  • Being a hawk was tough enough, thought Donald; no McRibs, no Popeye's chicken sandwiches, just cotton rats, voles, mice, and the odd dove.  Being tag-teamed by the Caracaras, though, made not only catching a meal tough, but keeping it even harder . . .


By |October 22nd, 2019|Categories: Birds|Tags: , , , , |Comments Off on Distractions
  • Howard was getting a sore throat from all of the mate-attracting noise and displays; couldn't he just download a lizard dating app and get on with things . . .?

Dating App

By |October 17th, 2019|Categories: Dating Scene, Reptiles & Amphibians|Tags: , |Comments Off on Dating App
  • Willa, reflecting on past youthful glamour, enjoyed looking back; she'd once been a rare beauty. Now she wondered if her 401K & parks dept retirement fund were enough to carry her through. And whatever happened to those cute little hummingbirds and butterflies that came by . . .?

Retirement Nears

By |October 15th, 2019|Categories: Flowers|Tags: , |Comments Off on Retirement Nears
  • Gary (middle) was explaining to his brothers, Herbie and Clyde, that gravity always wins in the end, and yes, dropping sticks on the spoonbills below was a valid teaching tool, not just for fun . . .

Gravity Wins

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