This morning at 5:20 it was 57 degrees F under mostly clear skies. There were some pink streaks and the waning moon was clearly visible, (though perhaps not so clearly in this sketch) even with a small, thin cloud in front of it.
Arrived at the rabbit-statue bridge over McCullough Creek just as the sun was coming up. Saw it rise above the the creek and also above the prairie, where there was s slight mist over the ground.
The mist was especially picturesque near the Marker statue.
Looped back through the woods along McCullough Creek and heard a distinctive bird song I didn’t recognize.
Then saw some deer quite close-up, in view of the new buildings at Clark-Lindsey Village.
Noticed once again the dead possum in the bike path on the way home. You wouldn’t think people would just roll over it, but it kind of looked like that’s what was happening. Maybe it’s so inconspicuous they don’t notice it, or probably they just don’t expect it to be right there. Well, the process proceeds….