Tag: Birds

Spring is Calling

Spring is Calling

A humble little poem welcoming spring’s call.

Backyard Haiku (for NaHaiWriMo)

Backyard Haiku (for NaHaiWriMo)

Spring is breaking out early, and the birds are all over here at Glover Gardens. Check out the portraits of Mama Cardinal, and a haiku for #NaHaiWriMo.

Mountains and Birds Make Me Happy

Mountains and Birds Make Me Happy

A haiku for a happy mountain place that inspires me, restores peace and tranquility and fuels creativity.

Haiku: Bird Meditation (NaHaiWriMo)

Haiku: Bird Meditation (NaHaiWriMo)

waiting, listening,  little bird perched in the tree – what are you thinking? Copyright 2018, Glover Gardens

Magnificent Mountains: Same View, Different Weather, Life is Good

Magnificent Mountains: Same View, Different Weather, Life is Good

A snowstorm came and went between these two photos, and we were snug and warm in our little cabin, watching.

Hunkering Down in the Cold and Watching the Birds

Hunkering Down in the Cold and Watching the Birds

Brrrrr!  It’s hunker down time here in Southeast Texas where harsh Lady Winter (actually “Winter Storm Inga”) has found us and seems to be settling in for a good long visit. We had hail and snow and sub-freezing weather all day today, which is confusing […]

Each One Unique: A Feathered Still Life

Each One Unique: A Feathered Still Life

Is this little bird thinking what a great day it is to be a bird in the sunshine, in a sanctuary-like environment where the predators wear warning bells and the feeders are always full?

St. Francis Prayer of Peace for a World That Needs It

St. Francis Prayer of Peace for a World That Needs It

Hello world, friends, family and neighbors: I wish you peace, love, happiness, serenity, interesting hobbies, low blood pressure and job security. I’m not Catholic but I have a spiritual crush on St. Francis – how can you not love the patron saint of animals???!!! I ran […]

It’s Owl-Right (plus a haiku)

It’s Owl-Right (plus a haiku)

I met a couple of owls during a recent trip to Scotland.  Not on a walkabout in the verdant countryside – smack-dab in the middle of Edinburgh’s Royal Mile.

the haiku process

the haiku process

A haiku about writing haiku, AKA meta-haiku. With bird pictures!

haiku: hungry hummingbird

haiku: hungry hummingbird

Haiku and photo honoring a hungry hummingbird in the cool Colorado August.

More Winter in Southeast Texas: Birds in Gilchrist

More Winter in Southeast Texas: Birds in Gilchrist

Birds and more birds enjoying the mild winter in Gilchrist, Texas on the Bolivar Peninsula: herons, sandpipers, brown pelicans and seagulls. A great day trip from Houston.

Haiku: Gulf Coast in Winter

Haiku: Gulf Coast in Winter

The Texas Gulf Coast and its brown pelicans inspired a haiku.


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