hiking April started out with lots of rainy and cloudy days. Luckily, there was always a couple of hours each day where the rain stopped and I could go hiking in the local trails. golden crowned sparrow The Sparrows (house, fox, golden-crowned, white-crowned) discovered the seed I was putting out for them within a few days of my moving into this new place. Soon after, the Chickadees, Juncos, Towhees, Finches and Flickrs discovered the feeders too. male house finch I started reading Gloria Steinem's "My Life on the Road" and love this quote from her book. The beginning of this year was full of uncertainty for me. And I can see how that gave me the chance to establish a new beginning, to begin the next chapter in my life. Gloria Steinem, quote view my art blog here http://GalleryJuana.com .