This week during the warmer evenings in the spring it is nice to do nothing outside in the garden … except watching and making pictures.
I am always amazed by the beautiful colors that can be seen during northern wind over the Oosterschelde.
A few days ago someone from pest control came by at our request and here and there put out special food for rats in our garden.Today one of the many young rats showed up … Marjan and I felt very guilty when we saw before our eyes how this beautiful young rat was going toContinue reading “a dying young rat”
We are now living in the beginning of what will later be called the Corona period. It will be a transitional period between the two times. Both economically and culturally, but hopefully also ecologically. To think things through quietly, it is good to take a walk in nature now and then … I can onlyContinue reading “At the start of the Corona- period”
There is a lot of animal life in our garden. From big to small, from fun to ugly, from useful to harmful, from sweet to evil, etc …There is also a rat family that has made a well-hidden den somewhere. The family is too big to stay in a human environment. The most difficult thingContinue reading “Wildlife in our backyard”
All these photos I made today in the “vulnerable area” of Natura 2000 managed by “natuurmonumenten” …
In its simplicity, nature is BEAUTIFUL. Maarten van Roozendaal sang about it a long time ago …
very hard deep colors this morning
Charles had his Sandwalk near his house … mine is on the former work-island Neeltje Jans. I always walk in the company of my dog Hitch, named after Christopher Hitchens. My Sandwalk Away from the screaming advertising, the ever-present social obligations, the populists demanding political attention, the ignorant demanding people, the talk shows, the opinion-makers,Continue reading “My Sandwalk …”
This morning the light was beautiful They were at their spot again …
Strolling with your partner, wife, muse, collocutor, sparring partner, girlfriend, lover … and still, be just the two of you … I guess I am a happy man! But don’t forget our dog … every second he makes sure that we don’t get too far apart … like a true shepherd, he makes sure thatContinue reading “Strolling together”