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|Jan. 22||On my tenth year anniversary of photographing CWC releases, Robyn Graboski released Athena, a juvenile bald eagle, an eagle particularly eager to be outdoors once again.
For reference, here is a list of CWC releases that I've photographed the past ten years.
|10||The November issue of Electric Spec includes my SF story "Bliss," a happy tale of an alcoholic planet.
I've more details about the story in my bibliography.
|I have added two blog posts:
A sign of spring? A January robin.
A Sunday walk in the game land: with nature photos.
|4||I've come back with a new blog post that has links to two of my published stories and a pair of Cooper's hawk photos.
||The fall issue of Samjoko Magazine is now live and, happily, includes a story of mine in it, "A Light in the Forest."
That is a fine reason to bring my bibliography up to date.
||Over the past week, I've added three new posts to my blog:
Today I published five photos of a hedgehog (the first time I have ever seen one).
On Thursday, I considered a bird identification challenge: A view to a preen.
Although there are bluebirds of happiness, bluebirds also enjoy having fun.
||After an interval of laziness and the transfer of servers (at Hub), I've returned to my blog:
Yes, at last, excerpts from the first reviews of my new fantasy novel Thora's Dagger.
Two days earlier, I posted nature photos from my walk on Sunday.
||More posts from my blog:
A ruby-throated hummingbird makes a discovery.
Photos from my Sunday walk.
A long sequence covering the progression of a monarch emerging from his chrysalis and being released to butterfly glory.
||Recent blog posts:
A red squirrel
Excerpts from Gilded Basilisk reviews
A ruby-throated hummingbird
||Guess what! I've started a blog (perhaps 15 years or so everything else has had one. My posts will be an expansion of what I have over here, such as a post on a recent snowberry clearwing.||
||How can anyone resist looking at or photographing a hummingbird moth that is both beautiful and fascinating?||In story news, The Gilded Basilisk has received a splendid new review at Amazon.||
||Here is a 30-second video promo for my new fantasy novel, Thora's Dagger.||Odd news: It has come to my attention that browsers dating from 2021 or more recent can no longer play Flash video. This affects my various games as well as other features. I'll try to update everything over the next few weeks.||
||Here's a video of my reading the first chapter from Thora's Dagger.||
||Revisiting the spicebush swallowtail (a large butterfly).||
||Life can move along very swiftly. My fantasy novel Thora's Dagger is available at ReAnimus Press and Amazon. And it will arrive at other online shops too very soon.||
||Time for a bumblebee celebration. First there is the striking tricolored bumblebee. Second, kindly consider the fuzzy perplexing bumblebee.||I've returned proof for both the print and ebook versions of Thora's Dagger. I expect both to ready any day now.||
||Trouble on the pond.||
||This has been a very good spring for seeing Baltimore orioles.||Last week I sent the completed manuscript of Thora's Dagger to my publisher, ReAnimus Press. It won't be long now . . .||
||A selection of wildlife photos to mark spring 2022.|
The alien . . . The Biden advantage (2020) Bushwacks 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10 Bill and Hillary Clinton censured and his dress stain Feline and revolutionary Gateway to heaven Hillary Clinton, voting for Hillary, and her Cookoff Luck My Newtbook (many of 'em) $500 billion bailout Florida elections Remember! Saddam Hussein Award for Democracy The stain A thoughtful pair Westward, a tour thru the U.S. Zorro discovers Viagra
My Natty Newtson series (begins here)
Paintings (computer & traditional):
Pen & inks:
3D artwork & videos:
As an artist Defining moment First monitor For a few inches more Her new tail [George] Mouse scratching post Not mom On a roll Presence with presents Standing Treats
George (the kitten): Coming of age
Lucy: Reflections Lucy and Mom Bear
Moonshadow (Street urchin): In the crater
| ||Bar none (lines/rules) Flash clip art: Color-changing, 3d bars Geometric tiles (vivid) Real textures from Dino National Monument and the Petrified Forest|
List and news of all the games at Lookoutnow.
Flash 5 (no frames)
| ||Books by Robert Woznicki, world traveler and historian|
Ben Wades and more
My own design
Odds and ends (pipes)
Pipe smoking and links
3D pipe cutaway
Bryce Canyon: sunset and lightning, Fairyland castle, Along the rim to Fairyland Point, By moonlight, Trees, Bryce Point, western chipmunk, golden mantled ground squirrel, Steller's jay
Kodachrome Basin: Lizards, Bees
Petrified Forest National Park
Zion National Park, Zion mule deer
Remembering the Red Fleet dinosaur trackway
Capitol Reef National Park:
Dinosaur National Monument:
Grasmere (Cumbria, England):
Cooper's Pond (State College, Pennsylvania), 2004-
Butterflies and moths: A list of my PA butterfly pages (with text and photos) as well as some moths (including hummingbird clearwings)
Raising Monarchs: 2019 (expansive); our last monarch of 2020: Meadow takes flight.
Bronty the groundhog; Baby groundhog and leaf
Dragonflies: Twelve-spotted skipper; an orange meadowhawk; the orange meadowhawk is a cherry-faced meadowhawk; the eastern pondhawk; flight photos of a common green darner; the widow skimmers; male and female eastern amberwings; male and female blue dashers
Damselflies: Spreadwing damselfly
Bees: A tiny bee with much pollen; bumblebee eye reflection; a vivid green bee (or wasp); bumblebee macros; celebration of bumblebees
Bugs: Golden-backed snipe fly; a praying mantis; friendly macro scenes; an assassin bug; a hovering grasshopper; hoverfly close-ups; a yellow garden spider
Flowers: A blossom pair Two Flower macros Hibiscus flowers "Soft" magnolia blossom Dreamy roses of Sharon Touch-me-not and dewdrops A lovely bouquet Coltsfoot New England aster (and bug friends) Flowering dogwood Water lily mandala
From Sept. 2013: A miscellaneous selection of three photos on a subject: first birds, next butterflies, and, finally, damselflies
Aerial duel between a raven and a red-tailed hawk American toad Blue water bowl Damselflies; and More damselflies; and Two dragonfly and a tiny red dragonfly and a happy dragonfly Fireworks 2005 and 2006 and 2009 and 2012 Foggy landscapes Frogs: bullfrogs, spring peepers, and wood frogs Giant ice sculptures A green bee Hawks: Fall 2005 hawk watch; Red-tailed hawk portraits and Says hey; Jo Hayes Vista, fall 2008; Identify that hawk, 2009. Hummingbird moth Ice landscapes by moonlight Ice X ten: forest icicles Icicles: Simple and complex, Dreamy and plane, Columns and bridge, amazing ice patterns, ice art and snow creatures, or more icicles Jacks Mountain Hawkwatch, spring 2008 Misty and frosty photos, Dec. 2015 Knock knock: A red-bellied woodpecker wakes up a flying squirrel Starlings mobbing a Cooper's hawk: patterns Tundra swan patterns Turtles: eastern painted turtle, snapping turtle, Mom snapping turtle; 2011 mom snapping turtles; 2015 mom snapping turtle portrait; 16-sec video of a snapping turtle walking; annual snapping turtle festivities, 2019. At Tussey Mountain: A red-tailed hawk Turkey vultures and golden eagles at Tussey Mountain Tussey spring 2006 hawk watch Winter dewdrop worlds
Bald Eagle State Park, Pennsylvania
Middle Creek Wildlife Management Area (80,000 snow geese, March 2009)
Middle Creek, 2011
Middle Creek, 2012
Middle Creek, 2012
Saddle Rock (Long Island)
Centre Wildlife Care (CWC)|
Wild About Animals, Apr. 11, 2009, includes pages of photos and video || Visiting Centre Wildlife Care (2011)
Wild About Animals 2010, Apr. 3, 2010
Wild About Animals 2011, Apr. 27, 2011
Wild About Animals 2012, Apr. 7, 2012
Wild About Animals 2013, Mar. 16, 2013
Wild About Animals 2014, Mar. 29, 2014
Wild About Animals 2015, April 4, 2015
One Wild Night: Food, wine, entertainment, and wildlife, Nov. 14, 2015
Wild About Animals 2016, Mar. 26, 2016
Wild About Animals 2017, Apr. 15, 2017
Wild About Animals 2018, Mar. 31, 2018
Wild About Animals 2019, Apr. 20, 2019
Centre County PAWS Walk-A-Thon, Apr. 18, 2009
First K9 Veterans Day at the PA Military Museum, 18 Mar. 2012
Clip art? Bobbie Peachey! An alien lifeform . . . or a hibiscus? Butterfly macros (Red admiral!) Everyone knows . . . The fisheye and the corkscrew willow Flower macros Forsythias ice macros Idle remarks (thoughts after 3 a.m.) Jan Martin, Best Friends, and Tylertown Jim Baen, 1943-2006 Looking outside (Jan. 2014) Oncoming glider 2003 lunar eclipse; a big moon photo; 2019 lunar eclipse sequence Northern Lights Peeking dove and "donut" bokeh Remembering whiteout spring '98 (via photos) Spring 2001: dew drops Spring 2003: Tree seed macros Spring 2007: Seven signs Sunspot 930 3 zooms to dew Venus transit Ultra wide angle versus wide angle photography Yes people Zuni fetishes My review of Philomena's Homecoming
Landscapes by moonlight: Moonlight, snow, and stars, Jan. 2014; by the light of a crescent moon, Feb. 2014; two more and another three, Feb. 2015; moonscapes, Mar. 2015; moonscapes before the moon had risen, Mar. 2015; three moonscapes, Feb. 2016; moonscapes, Feb. 2020.
|The first incarnation of these pages began 24 June 1995; the present one, at my own domain, began 25 October 1997.|
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Fantasy and Science Fiction Writing|
My bibliography, including comments on stories and magazines.
A reading: Masters of Fiction Coffeehouse, Schlow Library, Feb. 2009
Confluence (SF convention, Pittsburgh)
A few of my older book projects
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