Common Nighthawks Evening

The afternoon began with coyotes, turkey vultures, and wildflowers. It ended with trying to capture bats with an echometer. What greeted us instead were four common nighthawks Chordeiles minor flying over the Beaver Pond foraging for their dinner.    Soundless in their flight except for the wingbeats they put on an aerobatic show of swooping and diving over…

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Yes! Covey and JayJay Are Back – My Audio Book Review

THE CHINESE MURDER OF EDWARD WATTS Covey Jencks Mystery, #3 By Shelton L. Williams Publish Date: December 8th, 2020 Pages: 233 pages Categories: Mystery / Humor Scroll for Giveaway! Covey and JayJay travel to China and then return home to deal with shady characters, spies, gangsters, and other tough customers. In an exciting last act,…

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Character Interview From To The Republic

TO THE REPUBLIC The Republic Series, Book One BY BRUCE CLAVEY Publication Date: October 26th, 2020 Pages: 394 pages Categories: Hispanic American Fiction / Political Fiction Scroll for Giveaway! A novel for our times. A saga for the ages. On the eve of passing landmark immigration legislation, the entire Texas Senate and its native Tejano…

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Zoey the Pet Therapy Dog

A dog came to sit with me the other day. Her name is Zoey, a black and white border collie. She’s quite special because she’s a pet therapy dog.  Zoey got special permission after a year of Covid-19 to be with me during my testing and doctor appointment.  Her presence gave me comfort during one of my…

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