Bird on a Barb
A tree swallow perches directly
on a barb in the thorny wire.
Mountain View, California
Cloud of Down
A juvenile black-crowned night heron watches
an adult create a downy mess from ruffling feathers.
The black-crowned night herons have come
to the water's edge at sunset to feed.
Palo Alto Baylands, California
A very young, wild bunny (5" long and probably just over 4 weeks ago)
striking it out on his/her own away from the nest
The bunny was hiding quietly and happily
in some short, tasty grass.
Ann Arbor, Michigan