Cannot wait to share my moments with this Snowy Egret a few days ago, right around sunset. It was, in a word... Magical.
A lone (GORGEOUS) snowy egret tonight, down at Mill Landing. Going solo. I am holding onto every moment we have with these birds, before they leave us here on the Cape in just a few short weeks. I ADORE these amazing, whimsical, elegant, photogenic birds who visit our little Cape Cod sandspit every summer. Does... Continue Reading →
The night of the full Corn Moon was also the night we knew there was a storm approaching, promising flooding in some areas. I am usually so cheerful when I am out on a full moon walk, but this time I felt unsettled somehow. A thick, humid haze hung over the marsh, a stiff wind... Continue Reading →
Running tight on time, but I wanted to share a few of the things I spotted this weekend on the Cape. It seemed like everything was either blooming.. Or bobbing on the sea. Big and small. I got scolded by a seagull who bobbed his head at me, told me it's not polite to stare.... Continue Reading →
Mill Landing this weekend seemed like it was going to be all about the great egrets. Each time I visited it seemed like any which way I turned, to the pond or to the flats, there they were. Fishing in the shallows... At long last, having the 'hood all to themselves for a change. That... Continue Reading →
Memorial Day marks the beginning of the summer season here on the Cape. And yesterday, to mark the holiday, I grabbed my camera and headed to some of my favorite places. First stop was Cockle Cove. The marsh looked pretty quiet, so I headed down to the shore... Where I found THE most adorable willet,... Continue Reading →