Mom started building a fish pond about a decade ago. It was her way of not thinking about work. (I just read.) Most of the fish are gone now. She is excited about the turtle who appeared a couple of weeks ago. While I was around we only found this frog and some tadpoles. This… Continue reading Froggy


Wary, originally uploaded by Ezra F. He or she very carefully sat still and watched me take pictures. Later, I touched the back of the shell to cause a hiss and retreat back into the shell. This is my new favorite. UPDATE: Same Eastern Box Turtle (Terrapene Carolina) as in Fear or alt. He or… Continue reading Wary