margonaut blog archive (2004-2014)

4Jun/090

swimming season

A few evenings ago a little otter was diving around and playing really close to me at the beach down the street. They are such cute and playful little characters.

He was elusive when the camera came out however I did manage to get this shot...

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4May/091

city wildlife

Last week in Stanley Park I took a few nice pictures of a swan, some turtles, and this brave raccoon....

14Apr/090

spring springs

I saw the first blackberry blossom of the season!

Click for a larger desktop wallpaper version...

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11Apr/091

powerful peace

Below is a link to my current desktop wallpaper, the first of a series of weekly considerations from the ever-wise Elysha.org

It says, "You are the one powerful peace that is before, through, and beyond creation." -- Julie Sarah Powell

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21Mar/091

the heart nebula

Desktop wallpaper of the day (click on the image 2x for the big version) from the Astronomy Picture of the Day archives:

"The Heart Nebula is located about 7,500 light years away toward the constellation of Cassiopeia."

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