Tag: Aruba

Oct 27 2009

Feathered friends

I have a fondness for pelicans.  They are, not to put too fine a point on it, ridiculous-looking creatures and yet they seem always to be wearing a smile. We saw brown pelicans throughout the Caribbean, lots of them, whenever we approached a port.  They are huge birds — good flyers, but oh so ungainly …

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Oct 26 2009


As art goes, this ain’t it — but I figure when it’s raining cats and dogs outside, there’s some benefit to having a pic like this to look at.  There is a reason they sell all those postcards, after all. This was taken last December (when it was really really snowy in Seattle) on the …

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