Category Archives: Tampa Bay

The Bookstore…A tiny story

“I like your stars,” she said, to the beautiful woman. “Thank you.  They keep falling from the sky and landing on me.  I’ve tried to stop them but they just keep falling, so I’ve given up and started to enjoy … Continue reading

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Every time I see a hippo, which is a rare event, believe me, I imagine her in a tutu.  Hippos are graceful and remind me of ballet dancers.  This one was swimming with friends.

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LISTEN to what Nature is trying to tell us…

Respect the earth and everything on it.  Treat the earth and everything that lives, kindly or Mother Nature will shake us off and begin again.  She can do that.  She’s a tough Goddess and if her kids are brats she’ll … Continue reading

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Color I am SO desperate for COLOR.  It’s dark and raining again.  This fabulous Lorikeet was trying to eat my granddaughter’s bracelets.  This was taken at  Busch Gardens in Florida.  A place I LOVE.  I posted this picture a long … Continue reading

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White feathered beauty Th halo around this bird makes her look like a great white feathered Goddess (I don’t know if it’s actually a female).  This is a reblog.  Taken at Busch Garden in Florida.

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Busch Garden This is another reblog but I thought you may like to see why these crocks are so dangerous.

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Originally posted on Rethinking Life:
Going with the flow This pelican was busy collecting diamonds…so I didn’t stop to say hello, but left her to her work instead.

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