Category Archives: New Perspectives

A potluck of musings: What else to do with insights on birding gained from parenting reminiscences?

More Than Meets the Eye

What I learned from a 19th-century polymath. Continue reading

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Harder Than It Looks

It seems like it should be so simple. Continue reading

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The Hot Seat – Part II

An exercise in grace. Continue reading

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In the Spring – Part II

Michener’s missionaries and me. Continue reading

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If It Be Now

3, 4, 6, 8, who do we appreciate? Well, we don’t appreciate any of those, thank you very much. Continue reading

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As Usual and As Not

Be seeing ya. Continue reading

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Pale Blue Dot

Where we are in the cosmos. Continue reading

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If 100 People Lived on Earth

It would be strangely quiet. Likely boring, too. Continue reading

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The Good Old Days

Ah for the good old days, when “extra” actually meant something. Continue reading

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