How to choose? Most recently, a pair of owls calling to each other in the evenings as we’re reading after dinner. They nest in Woodlawn Cemetery where the Eternal Meadow is a generous native plant garden.
The alligator lizard is a real thrill because you never know when you are going to run into him/her/them. Also it was a thrill to discover the ugliest larvae ever was that of a swallowtail. Thank goodness I didn’t destroy it out of fear.