Wild irises

May 2021

Everything is blooming most recklessly; if it were voices instead of colors, there would be an unbelievable shrieking into the heart of the night.
— Rainer Maria Rilke

Northern flicker

April 2021

Flowers don’t worry about how they’re going to bloom. They just open up and turn toward the light, and that makes them beautiful.
— Jim Carrey

Garter snake

March 2021

If you truly love nature, you will find beauty everywhere.
— Laura Ingalls Wilder

Cedar waxwing

May 2020

I realized that If I had to choose, I would rather have birds than airplanes.
— Charles Lindbergh

Snail

April 2020

Spring shows what God can do with a drab and dirty world.
— Virgil A. Kraft