Starrbright is a nature writer and photographer. After a 30+ year in healthcare management, she decided to slow down and enjoy the simple things in life like walks in the woods, canoeing, attending grandchildren events and teaching piano lessons. Starrbright is married with two grown children and four delightful grandchildren.
I recently bought a new camera so everything was a photo opportunity. Driving at dusk, I was trying out the different settings for nighttime use, low light and sunsets. While I was deciding if I should put on the wide angle lens or keep the telephoto one on, I missed a beautiful sunset of reds, yellows […]
A sunset signals the ending of another day. Sometimes the day was glorious, sunny and warm and we wish for it never to end. Sometimes the day was cold, gloomy and full of sorrow and we cannot wait for the sun to set. As the reds, yellows and purples swirl together in layers surrounding the last golden […]
When I first took this picture, I thought the lone ice house looked a bit lonely. Then I thought back, many years, and realized the ice fisherperson likely was not lonely at all. Many an ice fisherperson escapes to their icehouse for the same reasons I do the woods. They enjoy the quiet solitude of […]
We are all on a path going somewhere. Some paths are made of stone, strong and immoveable! Maybe your path was set for you from parents or student loan debt or even from unfortunate circumstances. Some paths we have chosen move through cities chasing gold rings. Perhaps your path is difficult to see like an […]
As I was having coffee in the living room, I looked toward the lake and saw this amazing sight! Eagle pairs are not unusual to see in our area. On a recent hike in a Wildlife Management area, an eagle’s nest was spotted. They are HUGE! When canoeing we have been treated to a pair […]