Showing posts with label Ralph Waldo Emerson. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Ralph Waldo Emerson. Show all posts

Monday, October 14, 2019

Red-Tailed Focus ...


“Adopt the pace of nature: her secret is patience.”
               ~ Ralph Waldo Emerson
                           ~ 1803-1882
A red-tailed hawk peers from its perch in search of prey on an early October evening at Trexler Memorial Park, Allentown, Pennsylvania.

Monday, August 6, 2018

Raptor In The Grass ...


“Adopt the pace of nature: her secret is patience.”
   ~ Ralph Waldo Emerson
    ~ 1803-1882
 A red-tailed hawk peers through the tall summer grass on its hunt for prey on a beautiful late August morning at Trexler Memorial Park, Allentown, Pennsylvania.

Wednesday, February 28, 2018

No Skating ...

“In skating over thin ice our safety is in our speed.”
              ~ Ralph Waldo Emerson
                    ~ 1803-1882
A midwinter snowfall cascades around the “No Skating” sign at the pond on a February afternoon at Trexler Memorial Park, Allentown, Pennsylvania.

Tuesday, February 27, 2018

Whitetails In The Winter Mist ...



“I please myself with the graces of the winter scenery, and believe that we are as much touched by it as by the genial influences of summer.”
                      ~ Ralph Waldo Emerson
                                ~ 1803-1882

Four beautiful white-tailed deer does show off their whitetails in the winter mist as a light rain falls in the late afternoon in the park.