Amazing little place, it intrigues one to step through the front door.
A beautiful spectacle will be happening in the skies over the next few days. The Lyrids Meteor showers. You will be able to see lots of shooting stars in sky from tonight until April 23rd. The Meteor shower will peak on the 22nd. This will be worldwide and you can start seeing shooting stars from sunset to sunrise.
Art director Robert Jahns has retouched a series of surrealistic photos of Venice by gathering photos of Italy by Luis Manuel Osorio Fernando with photos of frozen lakes in Russia by Daniel Kordan. Robert Jahns wanted to show how the Venice Canal would look like if it was frozen by the winter.
My first time viewing Italy in a frozen state.
THE YARD – Barefoot in the garden
Two to three times per year, a Cooper’s Hawk lands in my back yard, with pray in claws. Mounting on a tree branch near the bird bath, but this morning; on the garden with a spring robin pressed against the grass.
You can learn more about them and hear their sounds. It is an impressive image to watch them beak pluck the feathers and eat till nearly all evidence of…