Monthly Archives: June 2013

Roses and Red Foxes: Wildlife in Howard County

Wildlife spottings all around Howard County: Hawk, heron, groundhog, and rabbit spottings are in abundance now. Deer and chipmunk spottings are increasing. Dayton, MD: I saw a red fox at my grandpa’s house. Centennial Lake: Lots of rabbits, a deer, … Continue reading

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Roses: Grandpa’s Garden

The following photos are from my grandpa’s garden in Dayton, MD. A kind of Kniphofia For more information on Kniphofia read an old post of mine: https://rosesrocksandredfoxes.wordpress.com/2012/06/16/roses-kniphofia/ Red Clover Honeysuckle growing on a reaching limb

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Favorite Local Places: Great Falls, VA

Recently (June 8th), I went on a hike with Howard County Recreations and Parks to Great Falls National Park. It was a beautiful hike and I recommend it to anyone physically able. Here are pictures from the hike. Garter Snake

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Nature in it’s Mysterious Ways: Big Branch Recreation Area

You can see in these photos a line running across the water, creating a seemingly darker area (closer) and a lighter area (farther away). I have no idea about what caused this and it wasn’t the only line. There were … Continue reading

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Favorite Local Places: Creek by Freetown Road

This is a favorite little spot that me and my dad go to spot trout. Here are some shots I took recently. honeysuckle growing up an evergreen tree A few days later: Baby Praying Mantis

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Favorite Local Places: Jug Bay Wetlands Sanctuary

I’ve been there twice now and it is a beautiful BEAUTIFUL place. I first went with my environmental science lab class and we got a tour of the marshland. Our guide could talk with a passion about the place forever … Continue reading

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Spirit: Balticon 2013

Balticon was great for many reasons, but I will talk exclusively about the three great pagan-ish things that happened, the ones I went to at least. The first: TECHNO-PAGAN RITUAL! I wrote about this ritual recently actually and here is … Continue reading

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