So while I was home recovering from some sinus surgery (yeah, that happened)…
…I was in my office trying to read when out of the corner of my eye, I caught sight of something flying low past our fence, toward the back acreage.
It turned out to be this fine fellow, a great blue heron, probably checking out how well stocked we keep our little pond.
I like seeing stuff like this. A bald eagle apparently nests about 8 miles from here. Some day, I’ll get a photo of him, too.
Oh, and the surgery tuned out great. Only downside to me not snoring is that my wife kept thinking I’d died in my sleep. Fortunately, that hasn’t