probably a cooper's hawk, sitting on a stump

He's looking right at you!

I am so easily distracted. Especially by HAWKS.

There are hawks in the graveyard, okay? I may have mentioned this. There was a nesting pair that I saw often on top of the big mausoleum (the public mausoleum, as it were, as opposed to the private family ones). It didn’t occur to me there were actually nesting there–it was so open and so close to the road–but a couple days ago I saw a baby’s head poke up over the edge of the building! Read the rest of this entry »