Most birds just do not have to work that hard to attract a mate, but this guy attracts onlookers who marvel at creations variety and amazing beauty.
That range between 100 and 110 is when heat gets oppressive. Yesterday I golfed with almost no one else on the course and we zipped through, my favorite kind of golf experience, flitting from shade to shade and moving quickly. Lots of fun.
Laura exulted in the reality that another year has passed and no children are waiting her today as she cleans her room and packs things away for the summer. Only six weeks off, we need to made them restful, joyful and special.
Once afternoon, in the eight grade, I had a strange moment of exhilaration when being picked up by mom after school, an illumination in the early summer just as school was letting out that life was beautiful. June brings that out in me from time to time.