The tea rose bush has flourished in the heat but the flowers wilt pretty quickly as result.
This was taken with the Canon T2i after the storm that rolled through here yesterday, which tore leaves and branches from trees, made Kasey hide under the desk, and caused three power outages. Click the thumbnail to embiggen & note that with most browsers holding “ctrl” and tapping the plus key a few times will take you to full size and detail.
and we raced into and through the storm. Here’s the edge as we were driving into it.
The birds were on the hunt for bugs and worms after the rainstorm the other day.