Welcome to the Island Rambles Blog

Welcome to my blog world. This is a photo blog, poetry and short story blog about my life on Vancouver Island, B.C. Canada. I take photos of the birds and scenery I find. I hope you enjoy your time here and please come back again. PHOTOS WILL ENLARGE IF CLICKED. The photos are slide show enabled if you click on them. If you click on the top lighthouse photo it always takes you to the most recent summary list of my postings. I am also at my Facebook Page Island Rambles or Islandrambles at YouTube.


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Wednesday, November 22, 2017

The Day Kennedy Got Shot

The Day Kennedy Got Shot- My Personal Short Story

Where were you when President Kennedy was shot? What is your story? It was November 22, 1963. I remember the day as clearly as ....

Wednesday, November 08, 2017

Tuesday, October 17, 2017

Black Vulture Out in Metchosin

There is a Black Vulture out there in Metchosin....these pictures are of our local Turkey Vultures with the red head.

Tuesday, September 12, 2017

Is This Spunky Hawk or Not?

Juvenile Red-tailed Hawk Day: So yesterday we are out on our usual drive looking for hawks, birds and butterflies in Sidney areas.

Sunday, August 13, 2017

Found Hawk Wrong Hawk

We look and look for the Spunky white hawk every day and then one day I found a hawk but....

Sunday, August 06, 2017

Spunky Hawk of Sidney B.C. The Love Story

I wish I could give you the final story of the little hawk of Sidney, B.C. but......I would like to say this is the final chapter but...

Wednesday, July 12, 2017

Saturday, July 08, 2017

Little Hawk Grows Up Update

This is today's report and update on the little hawk who grew up in an eagles nest.  A day in the life of little hawk.
When we first arrived.....

Friday, July 07, 2017

Update: The Best of Little Hawk Eagle Nest

I thought I would just put a little quick post in with some of my favorite pictures of the little hawk in the eagles nest.

Thursday, July 06, 2017

Saturday, July 01, 2017

Baby Hawk in Eagles Nest Sidney, B.C. Continues

This is just an extra post on the baby hawk who was raised in the eagles nest in Sidney. B.C. (please click the read more link....)

Monday, June 12, 2017

Thursday, June 08, 2017

Sunday, June 04, 2017

V for Video

A Varied Thrush above. I have added to my videos on YouTube so there are many NEW ones to look at there now. Click Read More below.

Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Late Posting Today Sick Blogger

Due to my illness my posting is late and it is a post created earlier and saved for such an event.  It will be a little less in the text department and more on the pictures!

Monday, April 17, 2017

Owls, Otters and Birds

 Today some photos of Owls, Otters and Orange-crowned warblers and lots of  really great......