16 degrees and raining at the start.
Bird Highlight: Northern Flicker
Botany Highlight: Arrow-leaved Aster
Species list: northern flicker, hairy woodpecker, downy woodpecker, blue jay, house sparrow, northern cardinal. (6 species)
September fattens on vines. Roses
flake from the wall. The smoke
of harmless fires drifts to my eyes.
This is plenty. This is more than enough.
– Geoffrey Hill (1932–2016)