Leeward.

Heron huddles in forest

Leeward.

I didn’t want to spook them, so only snapped this one. Four herons escaped the icy northeaster behind a dense windbreak at the edge of our pond. Once the wind let up, they flew.

“I would hurry to my place of shelter, far from the tempest and storm.”

—Psalm 55:8

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6 thoughts on “Leeward.

  1. Herons are my favourite birds
    I call them”praise the Lord” birds(that’s a story in it self)
    Must have been a wonderful sight!
    Scripture wonderful as always!
    Thank you
    Tena

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