Where the Wild Things Are

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If you thought the Anza-Borrego desert was just a bunch of desolate scenes like the one above then you don’t know “Where the Wild Things Are.”  Kongo drove out there today and he found some wild things in the middle of nowhere.  Read on to see what he’s talking about!

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Zoo Birding

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Okay, Kongo gets that serious birders will look down their beak in a scathing fashion about the notion of going birding at the zoo.  And given that Kongo is just back from touring the Galapagos Islands where the birds were everywhere in the wild he admits that it is a bit of a let down to go to the zoo now although the San Diego Zoo happens to be one of Kongo’s favorite places and where else can you get a close up of a Hyacinth Macaw (above) and Metallic Starlings (read on) on the same day? Continue reading “Zoo Birding”

Weekly Photo Challenge: Twist

Krista used the See, Speak, and Hear No Evil theme as a take off for the challenge this week that is TWIST.  It’s about a new twist on something old or something that is surprising.  So here’s Kongo’s take on twisting the avoidance of evil theme as he perches on the shoulders of these street monkeys in San Francisco.  See more twisted themes at the WordPress Photo Challenge. Continue reading Weekly Photo Challenge: Twist