Into the Wild: Part II

January 1, 2012: Ah, Australia. You are filled with animals unseen by girls from Wisconsin/Michigan.  I stalked your rosellas and your cockatoos, and I marveled at the bright King Parrots and Rainbow Lorikeets. Most of all, I loved the “kangaroo/Tassie Devil/wombat crossing” signs.  Do Aussies take photos of the weird (to them) North American . . . → Read More: Into the Wild: Part II

Into the Wild: Part I

September 24: I was going to wait until I had seen a koala bear before I posted “Into the Wild”, but Friday’s sitings prompted me to post it a bit sooner. If you could see just three animals in Australia, what would they be?  A kangaroo, a koala bear, and an emu?  A magpie, . . . → Read More: Into the Wild: Part I