White-bellied Sea-Eagle

Photo and Commentary ©2020 by Robert Howson Tuesday, January 28, 2020 Like many large creatures, the White-bellied Sea-Eagle plays a significant role in the culture and beliefs of the indigenous people in places where this large raptor lives. This would include areas...

Wisdom

Photo and Commentary ©2020 by Cheryl Boardman Monday, January 27, 2020 I took this photo of a snowy owl at Northwest Trek several years ago. I believe that their owls have been injured in some way and are not able to fend for themselves in the wild. Western culture...

Our Quotidian God

Photo and Commentary ©2020 by Shelley Schurch Sunday, January 26, 2020 Quotidian. I like that word. Try saying it out loud – doesn’t it roll off the tongue nicely? The dictionary defines “quotidian” as “daily.” When you’re fixing breakfast, washing dishes, feeding the...

Community Wall

Photo and Commentary ©2020 by Maylan Schurch Sabbath, January 25, 2020 A few months back when I was at Bellevue’s Crossroads Mall I paused to take a picture of this wall. To the left is a long hall leading to restrooms, but along that hall is a longest community...

Theatron

Photo and Commentary ©2020 by Maylan Schurch Friday, January 24, 2020 A month ago Shelley and I attended one of the performances of Handel’s The Messiah in Seattle’s Benaroya Hall. Once the beautiful oratorio was over, I realized I was missing the cap off a favorite...