Beyond the Branches Written by Mike Ross Schrödinger’s Tree “Maybe you are searching among the branches, for what only appears in the roots.” Rumi Related 16 thoughts on “Beyond the Branches” Reminds me of Casey Kasem (RIP): Keep your feet on the ground and keep reaching for the stars. LikeLiked by 1 person Reply Yes, this is exactly the same but completely different. LikeLiked by 1 person Reply Beautiful image, Mike! LikeLiked by 1 person Reply Thanks Alena, the parts were more interesting than the whole. LikeLiked by 1 person Reply Beautiful image, Mike. LikeLiked by 1 person Reply Thanks Ken, there was a huge bald eagle in the tree but he refused to stick around and be part of the shot. LikeLike Reply Don’t feel too bad, Mike. I have never taken a good shot of eagles. Either they are too far away or I’m too far away. LikeLiked by 1 person Reply There’s a place in Maryland called the Conowingo Dam where people come from all over to photograph the eagles. All you need is patience and a $10,000 lens (minimum). Here is an overview: https://www.destinationwildlife.com/blog/2017-11-29/how-to-take-spectacular-bald-eagle-photos-conowingo-dam LikeLike Reply There are some amazing photographs on that site. Now I need to start to work toward that lens. LikeLiked by 1 person Reply The height of the season there is November through January so its a cold proposition. LikeLike Reply I lived in Minnesota for 10 years. Before that, I lived in Thule, Greenland. I like the cold. LikeLiked by 1 person Reply Color photo Mike?! Don’t know if I can stand the shock. LikeLiked by 1 person Reply Its monochrome Sandy, nothing is black and white. LikeLike Reply Fantastic image, and quote! LikeLiked by 1 person Reply Thanks Tiffany, I got it a minute before the rain. LikeLike Reply ll that small stuff gets in the way.. matches my mood.. 😉 LikeLiked by 1 person Reply Leave a Reply Cancel reply Enter your comment here... Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Email (required) (Address never made public) Name (required) Website You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Google account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Twitter account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Facebook account. ( Log Out / Change ) Cancel Connecting to %s Notify me of new comments via email. Notify me of new posts via email.