Between errands I’m dumping images to speak in my behalf, as my online options have presented challenges this past month. My computer’s anti-virus does not trust many public wifi sites, so often this is what greets me when trying to check in with the world: Check out these screen shots, best as a slideshow:
The Brown Wood Rails have given outstanding performances this past month, and they are probably eating bananas right now as I type – an hour away from the bosque. This week I’ve been refreshing my floor-painting/repairing skills:
The Wood Rails provided days and days and more days’ worth of viewing pleasure. Not only the rails, but also many other species allowed amazing moments.
For an illustrated narrative (using images from my bird paintings) enjoy this PDF:
I keep forgetting to share that I now have a new visa! The old one was no longer an option (for working in the arts) and they assured me that this one would be better. After a two-month wait, the visa was granted. Are you ready for what it’s called? They called it an ‘Electronic Visa’ – so there is no new stamp in my passport – it was sent electronically, and I have the option to print it if needed, or ‘open your i-pad and show it if someone asks.’
Ha, I don’t have an i-pad, and I was a little disappointed that the old system seems to be obsolete. No more stamps that show the history! There are more hurdles to clear, but this was a nice one, and next week will be a new set of hurdles, but the biggest one has been cleared!