Vickie Kay – Part 2 (animated)

An animated gif of a male human erupting from the sandy earth of Pensacola and then returning to that earth, only to erupt again.  In some ways this animated gif acts as a metaphor of a phoenix, which itself is a metaphor for the human condition.  This animated gif is a metaphor for the human condition.

Vickie Kay – Part 1

A human male is buried in the sand; an alcoholic beverage rests near his head in a coozie that reads "The Bro Palace".

 

A beach consumes a human.

[video] Cardinal mother and father feed their babies

I had to go to work and didn’t get to see the last two baby cardinals fledge this morning, but I was able to grab this video of them getting a nice pre-fledging meal from their parents!

 

[Video] Baby Cardinal Leaves Nest for the First Time

A second set of cardinals nested in the decorative lantern on our front porch (thanks, Amy!) You can see the daily progression of the first set of cardinals here.

Here is a video of the first of the baby cardinals fledging taken 6/12/12 in Fayetteville, AR.