“We have doomed the wolf not for what it is, but for what we deliberately and mistakenly perceive it to be –the mythologized epitome of a savage ruthless killer – which is, in reality, no more than a reflected image of ourself.”
(Farley Mowat, Never Cry Wolf)
A simple subject, like this little songbird with feathers ruffled on a frigid day – freezing my fingers off was worth it. That’s a bird feeder, full of grains and seeds, to the right.
Italy, Venice, Summer 2006. The Cathedral Santa Maria della Salute photographed from a water taxi on the Grand Canal. This was an exceptional trip, exceptionally hot weather.
Brother and sister timber wolves, also known as grey wolves. Beautiful animals. These are the two sleeping wolves, both have sadly passed on.
“The Wild still lingered in him and the wolf in him merely slept.” (Jack London, White Fang)
“She has a memory of trees and fields and nothing more.” (James Thurber, The White Deer)
The brother and sister timber wolves portrayed here were the inspiration for this website’s name.
“If you are lucky enough to have lived in Paris as a young man, then wherever you go for the rest of your life, it stays with you, for Paris is a moveable feast.” (Ernest Hemingway, A Moveable Feast)
“When good Americans die, they go to Paris.” (Oscar Wilde)
The red-tailed hawk (Buteo jamaicensis), often called a chickenhawk.