Koi Tales

When I photographed three Koi swimming in a small pond at the Planting Fields Arboretum yesterday I envisioned making this composite of swirling tails. This is four photographs rearranged. It is digital art.

Koi, common carp (Cyprinus carpio), Planting Fields Arboretum, LI, NY 6/29/2019 composit by Sherry Felix
Koi, common carp (Cyprinus carpio), Planting Fields Arboretum, LI, NY 6/29/2019

Conception Door

My husband, Marc Felix, was conceived in an apartment in this building in 1945. Soon after that his family moved to Horatio Street.

For Norm’s Thursday Doors, 6/27/2019

I included a hidden door for fun.

The Spotted Pig, 11 Street and Greenwich Street, NYC, 6/17/2019

One Rusty Berry

I was intrigued by the little yellow tufts on one berry on this bush. I did a search and came up with Cedar-hawthorn Rust (Crataegus).

Governors Island Birds

No more Govenors Island for a while — the last post of #OPTIC2019. Common terns nest on one of the piers there.