Bighorn Flock

Bighorn Flock

The family moved along the mountainside on a chilly winter’s day. Actually, it wasn’t all that cold yet, considering, and the snows were not terribly deep yet, mostly because the worst of the winter hadn’t yet arrived. This suited the flock of bighorn sheep perfectly...
Bison Lookback

Bison Lookback

The dust rose over the land, obscuring grass, trees, and even the mighty bison themselves. The bison were gathered from every corner of the vast ranch into one large herd and shepherded into the waiting corrals for their yearly inspection. As they trundled along, not...
Cardinal Love

Cardinal Love

Ah, the heady days of spring. The warm spring winds blow gentle breezes; the occasional rain brightens up the growing green grasses. The flowers come out to bloom. And the cardinals fall in love all over again, for, after all, it is that time of the year. This mated...
Crane Serenity

Crane Serenity

Day’s end at the Bosque del Apache is a magical time of day. The cranes (among so many other types of birds) have just returned from the refuge fields where they spent the day feeding.The sun, too, is nearing the end of its day, and is heading rapidly toward the...
Valley Spirit

Valley Spirit

The spring day was still in the valley; the distant storm clouds seemed to be more of a tease than an actual promise, despite their best efforts to appear ominous. Not many creatures were stirring, although few creatures stirred on any given day here. The solitude of...
Follow Me

Follow Me

“Follow me!” the young colt cried, and took off down the hill.The mare, being older and wiser, took off after her young, but not quite as quickly as she might have. She knew she would catch up in short order, and indeed, she did. They continued across Wyoming’s Red...