It's hard to believe that I am in my twelfth season of living and working in Luxor for six months of the year. And in May of 2015 this blog turned eight! I can only hope that I will have the good fortune to return to Egypt for many years to come.
Wednesday, February 20, 2013
An Egret in the Garden
Just after lunch today, as I was returning to the library from my room, I was privileged to be able to watch an egret in our garden. He stayed for quite some time and I was able to capture some still photos as well as videos. I'm still editing the videos, but here are a couple of of the stills:
A native Californian (yes, they do exist!) who has landed a dream retirement job as Librarian for the library at Chicago House (The Epigraphic Survey of The Oriental Institute of the University of Chicago) in Luxor, Egypt...