My Christmas visitor
After a while the cockatoo squawks in a quiet tone, before spreading its large majestic wings to fly away.
Inside the canopy of an edible fruit tree
As I touch the fruit many drop into my hand and, not long after, my bag is full.
As the end of my lunch hour approaches, I know that I have barely scratched the surface, and tomorrow I will barely scratch it again.
She stayed close and we continued to watch her for a while, enjoying this urban bird that we were seeing with entirely new eyes.
I had never seen a Peregrine so close.
Authentic thorn: no fear
So many contrasts at one moment in time
A Day By The River
Dasni De Silva
I conclude my walk by the river, feeling refreshed in body and in mind, thankful for the lessons learnt in silence.
Kookaburras At Sunrise
By John Martin
The first thing I notice is a gang of kookaburras sitting on the powerlines. I think to myself: are they going to have a laugh?