Northern flicker

November 2020

I cannot endure to waste anything so precious as autumnal sunshine by staying in the house.
— Nathaniel Hawthorne

Oak tree

October 2020

Winter is an etching, spring a watercolor, summer an oil painting, and autumn a mosaic of them all.
— Stanley Horowitz


September 2020

By all these lovely tokens September days are here, with summer’s best of weather and autumn’s best of cheer.
— Helen Hunt Jackson

Western pondhawk

August 2020

Rest is not idleness, and to lie sometimes on the grass on a summer day listening to the murmur of water, or watching the clouds float across the sky, is hardly a waste of time.
— John Lubbock

Queen Anne's lace

July 2020

My wish is to stay always like this, living quietly in a corner of nature.
— Claude Monet