The test of an adventure is that when you are in the middle of it, you say to yourself, "Oh, now I've got myself into an awful mess; I wish I were sitting quietly at home." And the sign that something is wrong with you is when you sit quietly at home wishing you were out having lots of adventure. -Thornton Wilder

The nice thing about being confused is you get a chance to notice things a lot better than if you knew where you were going.

Life begins at the end of your comfort zone.

Tuesday, March 11, 2014

I See You


This cutie was about 4 inches (10 cm) long and was peaking out at me with one eye.

This little guy just would not hold still.  I guess he didn't want his picture taken.

It was wonderful to see Ledson Marsh filled with water once again.  
You can see what it looked like the last time I was there. 
The water logged marsh extends all the way to the trees in the distance.
Soon it will all be green once more.





8 comments:

  1. neat pics John, and I was hoping you were going to throw in a couple of water-birds too .....

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  2. Where would we be without water, nature needs it.

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  3. I'll leave to explore that place. I know there's a snake in there somewhere.

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  4. i like the floral lichen on the rock at the end! pretty!

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  5. The first picture is of a salamander, right? I just don't get aquainted with critters like this!

    Cheers,

    Jo and Stella

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  6. That first critter is unusual looking. I've never seen one like that.
    My lizards never want to hold still, either.

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  7. Indeed! We here in California are more than happy to see the water!

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