Saturday, June 18, 2016


A  L  O  H  A !
Black Crowned Night Heron

" The only way

that we can live,

is if we grow. 


"The only way 

that we can grow

is to change

Sky  Fish

"The only way that 

we can change

is if we learn.

0ld  Friend

"The only way we

can learn is if 

we are exposed.

And the only way we

can become exposed is if 

we throw ourselves

out into the open.

Do it.

Throw Yourself."

                               C. JoyBell C.

Great Advice for
a Saturday!

Linking to

Thank You


Elephant's Child said...

I am bird obsessed, and loved the sky fish.
And am grateful that I continue to learn. Sometimes appalled at how much there IS to learn, but grateful just the same.

aspiritofsimplicity said...

Love the sentiment in the quote....and beautiful pictures.

Couture Carrie said...

Love the sky fish!


Francisco Manuel Carrajola Oliveira said...

Excelente trabalho e boas fotografias.
Um abraço e bom fim de semana.

PerthDailyPhoto said...

Throwing myself out there tomorrow Mon Ami :) Happy weekend.

Cloudia said...

Lovely to see you my friends!

Hilary said...


eileeninmd said...

Hello, Cloudia, beautiful post and quotes. The sky fish is gorgeous. The Black Crowned Night Heron is a great sighting. Cute swan! Thank you for linking up and sharing your post. Happy Saturday, enjoy your weekend!

Teresa said...

Great pictures. I love the car!

jabblog said...

Lovely selection of photos and the quotes are very apt.

Mike said...

The Black Crowned Night Heron looks like he's ... ducking.

TexWisGirl said...

beautiful black-crowned!

William Kendall said...

I can't recall ever seeing a heron like that here.

RedPat said...

They are such cute herons. Feeling too tired to throw myself out there today! ;-)

eViL pOp TaRt said...

I never saw a black heron before. He's a handsome dude! Only great blue herons, but they are eye-catching!

Rajesh said...

Beautiful bird.

Cloudia said...

What a treasure of friends here today! I'm blown away and so grateful! Love you guyz

Denise inVA said...

Great advice for any day. Thank you Cloudia, photos - especially of the heron - loved them all.

Linda said...

Beautiful heron and a fantastic sky!

Anni said...

I enjoyed this post so very much...the birds, the sky, the quotations. Extraordinary.

Thank you, again, for posting your link and sharing this blog with all of us birders at I'd Rather B Birdin'.