8/12/2010: Welcome greetings to new patrons at the Crown Plaza Hotel Arrival Court – Philadelphia PA
8/14/2010: A once-proud, lone tree still trying to guard the roadway shoulder in the early morning “smoke” of the Blue Ridge Mountains along Skyline Drive. Shenandoah National Park – near Front Royal VA
9/3/2010: Holland Estates Amenity Center pool pump house gate guardian (Argiope spider with its signature zigzag webbing) – Mansfield Texas
10/30/2010: A peeping ‘hopper looking in our dining room window…maybe at me, maybe at my Royal Scotties – Hickory Creek Texas
10/30/2010: the last of the migrating Monarch butterflies, Royal Oaks subdivision entry median – Hickory Creek Texas
10/20/2010: standing guard and proudly showing one’s tail feathers to 27 other turkeys in his gang – Hickory Creek Texas
We abuse land because we regard it as a commodity belonging to us. When we see land as a community to which we belong, we may begin to use it with love and respect.