Posts tagged “beaver

A surprise visitor

This weekend, I went down to the lake

To enjoy yet another golden sunset with the dogs.

This time – we were joined by a surprise visitor: a beaver.


The beavers have been very active further around the lake,

But now they have felled trees near the beach too.


Which might explain why the beaver was so eager to visit.

The beaver swam up towards Ruby – before realizing she was a dog….



With a huge splash of its tail, it disappeared under the water.

Simmie decided he had to guard Ruby – and the floating pontoon!


The sun was still blazing in the sky at about 9.30 pm

As we watched the beaver swim away in a lake of molten gold.


For more surprises, please visit: Our World.

And Skywatch!

Dawn gold

Something woke me up far too early (before 5 am).

Perhaps it was the golden silence

Calling my name;

Dawn 1

Or the beaver in the lake

As he swam through watery clouds.

Dawn 3

Perhaps it was the glory

Of a new day whispering:

Do not miss a single golden moment.

Dawn copy

For more gold, please visit: Skywatch.