Here is a Pine Siskin in a young Ponderosa Pine tree. Learn about them here: PINE SISKIN and here: PINE SISKINS.
Here are some more textures from Ponderosa Pine and Gambel Oak tree bark.
While walking in a high desert, I came across these different textures in dead wood and live trees that I thought was interesting. This is in A Pinon Juniper area in northern Arizona.
Here is an old poem written by D.H.Lawrence LONELY, LONESOME, LONEY-O! When I hear somebody complain of being lonely, or in American, lonesome I really wonder and wonder what they mean. Do they mean they are a great deal alone? But what is lovelier than to be alone? escaping the petrol fumes of… Read More BE ALONE