BIRDS are so weird and cool and great and CAN YOU EVEN BELIEVE THEY EXIST TBH?
This is the best thing I have ever seen!!
IM SO HAPPY ITS BACK.
whenever I say anything else is the best GIF of all time please remind me that this exists.
Today would be a fine day, in the waning days of August, to take a swing on a porch hammock, as Camille Dosch was doing here in SW Portland around 1918; from the Henry Dosch papers in the special collections…I want to go to there…
Wildlife is and should be useless in the same way art, music, poetry and even sports are useless. They are useless in the sense that they do nothing more than raise our spirits, make us laugh or cry, frighten, disturb and delight us. They connect us not just to what’s weird, different, other, but to a world where we humans do not matter nearly as much as we like to think.
I sometimes have a queer feeling with regard to you - especially when you are near me, as now: it is as if I had a string somewhere under my left ribs, tightly and inextricably knotted to a similar string situated in the corresponding quarter of your little frame.