Can you see the osprey nest? This nest has been here in the top of that matriarch Redwood for as long as I can remember. I sure wish I could turn the image right side up. Dang.
Here is about my favorite picture ever, of my big brother Bob on one of his favorite toys, in my rear-view mirror 'cause we just passed him. I missed catching him on film when he tipped over in the petunia bed with Cleo and a 12 pack on the back seat.
Swallowtail Butterflies are fresh and new by the first of April. Larabee is a hidden valley created by the Eel River. Perhaps I have lived here since time began, a butterfly in the willows on the banks of a Northern river.