Greg Moore

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2021-04-16: Found a yellow tailed dragonfly to go with my previous blue one. It’s one of the few insects I’m …

2021-04-15: Earnest Creativity “One of the biggest sins on the modern internet is trying too hard to be funny. It has caused …

2021-04-14: Somehow a Rose-breasted Grosbeak flew all the way down from the great white north to hang out in our …

2021-04-14: I drew a couple more “stickers” for Sticker Doodle. I’m particularly happy with …

2021-04-12: I hope your day is as happy as this goldfinch is.

2021-04-09: The dragonfly’s are hatching with the warm weather. Not only are they beautiful but they also eat …

2021-04-08: I think the cat likes her new bed.

2021-04-06: I finally added a new sticker to Sticker-Doodle. I’m making some schedule changes to be creative …

2021-04-04: Happy Easter everyone

2021-04-01: It’s raining too much for photo taking today so here’s one from my first visit to London.

2021-04-01: I’m excited to launch a new creative project today called Sticker Doodle. It’s hosted on …

2021-03-31: Part 1 done! 💉

2021-03-31: (Posting this for @maique) The coffee bucket list is real. After finishing my sixth or seventh …

2021-03-30: Another hummingbird arrived in the back yard and the first is not happy to share. Lots of beautiful …

2021-03-28: Tonight’s setting sun lingered on anything that would agree to glow and the neighborhood was alive …

2021-03-27: The hummingbirds have returned! The 1yr anniversary of lockdown didn’t really connect with me until …

2021-03-25: “Cheers!” This guy is one of my favorite public murals in St Petersburg, FL.

2021-03-24: “Dream”

2021-03-23: Caught some “neighbors” arguing about something on today’s walk. I think they should just make up …

2021-03-22: Wrapped up spring break with an outdoor visit to St Petersburg. It was one of our last days of low …

2021-03-19: Finally managed to capture the woodpecker with the help of the phone app’s remote shutter.

2021-03-17: Mother owl is watching over me, making sure I don’t try anything funny with her child.

2021-03-16: Grogu, the baby owl, figured out how to get out of his house and get some cooler air.

2021-03-13: The baby of the owl family (we named him Grogu) is finally old enough to venture outside of their …

2021-03-11: A new day brings a fresh start. The birds are enjoying the morning and I finally managed to take a …

2021-03-10: My best friend has passed. Her health was going downhill for a while now so it’s not a surprise but …

2021-03-10: I can’t stop looking through Sticker Spotter so I’m putting more effort into a fun series inspired …

2021-03-09: The newly hatched owlet at my parents house is making regular appearances now. We’ve taken to …

2021-03-08: Stay Creative to Live Over the weekend, @mariovillalobos wrote a great post on creativity’s role in keeping you happy. His …

2021-03-07: Spending the day outside with all the new leaves and the incredible weather. (A dry 70f/21c)

2021-03-03: 📷 mbfeb Day 31 | Defiance “You talkin’ to me?!”

2021-03-02: Controversial Hot-Take: The California watch face is the worst of both worlds: unfashionable to …

2021-03-02: 📷 mbfeb Day 30 | Privacy The privacy of having your own bed.

2021-03-01: 📷 mbfeb Day 29 | Light

2021-02-28: 📷 mbfeb Day 28 | Up

2021-02-27: 📷 mbfeb Day 27 | Pompasetting The wild chickens that wander downtown Ybor City are forever …

2021-02-26: 📷 mbfeb Day 26 | Favorite Of all the pens I own, the Pilot Kaküno has been my favorite that I keep …

2021-02-25: 📷 mbfeb Day 25 | Code When you’re on an adventure, you’re bound to encounter a secret code or two.

2021-02-24: 📷 mbfeb Day 24 | Baby Four generations in one photo. Everyone is a baby to someone else.

2021-02-23: 📷 mbfeb Day 23 | Banana I find bananas disgusting but I like their color. Here are some …

2021-02-22: 📷 mbfeb Day 22 | Spell

2021-02-21: 📷 mbfeb Day 21 | Colors The colors of a recently bloomed Spider Lilly.

2021-02-20: 📷 mbfeb Day 20 | Weather Anyone who’s worked at Disney has stories of guests asking them to change …

2021-02-19: 📷 mbfeb Day 19 | Alive Few things say “alive” like kittens jumping around in play.

2021-02-18: mbfeb Day 18 | At Home Nearly a year of working from home has made this how I experience nearly …

2021-02-17: 📷 mbfeb Day 17 | Still This little one was still before and after I approached for a photo.

2021-02-16: 📷 mbfeb Day 16 | Erudite Sure I have William Shakespeare, Jules Verne, and Haruki Murakami. But …

2021-02-15: 📷 mbfeb Day 15 | Reflection Reflections from downtown Tampa, FL.

2021-02-14: 📷 mbfeb Day 14 | Compassion Even cats need compassion from time to time.

2021-02-13: 📷 mbfeb Day 13 | Make I recently used the character drawings my daughter and I collaborated on to …

2021-02-12: 📷 mbfeb Day 12 | Sporg Finally found my SPORG assembly instructions.

2021-02-11: I can’t help but jump on the watch show-and-tell that @maique kicked off today. Like most of my …

2021-02-11: 📷 mbfeb Day 11 | Machine Over the years together, this has become my favorite machine. It’s …

2021-02-10: 📷 mbfeb Day 10 | Energy The glass insulators on the power line turns have their own kind of beauty.

2021-02-09: 📷 mbfeb Day 9 | Muddy We’re too far south to have much dirt, much less mud. Instead, we have wet …

2021-02-08: 📷 mbfeb Day 8 | Hope Hope is the only thing I’m running off of these days.

2021-02-07: 📷 mbfeb Day 7 | Craving My wife discovered a wonderful chocolate olive oil cake recipe that we now …

2021-02-06: 📷 mbfeb Day 6 | Sport I was a good sport about having to restitch this book about seven times. I …

2021-02-05: 📷 mbfeb Day 5 | Pets I often think that I’m their pet.

2021-02-04: 📷 mbfeb Day 4 | Layers Layers of time in written form.

2021-02-03: 📷 mbfeb Day 3 | Comfort In our house, the ultimate cat bed is two futon’s and a comforter.

2021-02-02: 📷 mbfeb Day 2 | Morning Beverage Black coffee, the sunrise, and the local birds.

2021-02-01: 📷 mbfeb Day 1 | Close Up

2021-01-30: 🎨 I really wanted some Hilda art for my office so I spent some time making one of my own.

2021-01-29: Camera question in need of opinionated opinions: Trying to upgrade my setup and I’m limited to a …

2021-01-25: It’s time to recover from a day full of exciting new birds.

2021-01-25: The cats continue to carefully catalog all of the new friends arriving in town.

2021-01-24: Thankful for lazy Sunday’s

2021-01-21: These winter evenings, I love to stand outside and watch the light burn itself out.

2021-01-18: Wrapped up and zonked out. Warm blankets are shared with the whole family.

2021-01-18: We heard a loud noise and found an unlucky dove had slammed into our window. Hit so hard that you …

2021-01-15: The closest photo I could get of a Red-shouldered Hawk who put on an air show today. It kept to a …

2021-01-15: This morning, a pair of young American Goldfinches were nice enough to pose for me. We were all …

2021-01-14: Today’s cat schedule: Run outside to intimidate the squirrels Run back inside when it gets too cold …

2021-01-11: A hawk on my walk! This lovely one allowed me to get surprisingly close for a photo.

2021-01-06: Clear and blue 50~70 degree days. I live for Florida’s winter!

2021-01-05: Today I met a very fashionable tree wearing this season’s hottest colors.

2021-01-04: I’d love to see the whole line of the large, glass insulation discs up close. (I couldn’t decide …

2021-01-03: I very nearly walked by this on yesterday’s walk. With just a little winter rain, the moss blooms an …

2020-12-30: Ever feel like you’re being watched?

2020-12-29: It may be cold but our fire-spike is still keeping itself ready for the bees and hummingbirds.

2020-12-28: Today I’m thankful for the simple things like watching the dawn light as it plays through the leaves …

2020-12-26: The temperature managed to dip below freezing last night, a rarity for Florida. We’re embracing it …

2020-12-24: 🎅🏻 Merry Christmas 🎄

2020-12-22: Took a long walk in a lovely winter sunset. “Learn to keep your wants simple and refuse to be …

2020-12-19: This year has been cold enough to turn the leaves and I’m enjoying an extended season of colors.🍁

2020-12-18: Cold (for Florida) morning walk.

2020-12-17: A friend and I finally found an opportunity to have a socially distanced visit. Even with the …

2020-12-14: 🥳 Woo, my D&D mini prints came in today! Going to paint these guys, add them to my others, and …

2020-12-14: Contemplating cardinal on a cold morning.

2020-12-13: My favorite backyard buddy: the Titmouse. These little spitfires are not only the perfect balance of …

2020-12-10: Having fun with some macro photos today.

2020-12-09: Twisted

2020-12-08: 🐊 The alligators are really not enjoying the colder temperatures. Of the four I saw on today’s walk, …

2020-12-07: A cold day of rain among the old and twisted oaks.

2020-12-07: Now the house is ready for Christmas.

2020-12-06: Fishing. The late sunset made it the trees reflection look like fall colors for a few minutes.

2020-12-03: Winter creates the best skies in Florida.

2020-12-02: Cold temperatures mean I get a warm lap buddy for my morning meetings.

2020-12-01: Another lovely day in the garden.

2020-11-26: I’m thankful that I get to celebrate my favorite holiday 🦃 and my kid becoming a teenager on the …

2020-11-25: Mirror image from today’s walk.

2020-11-23: Spotted a new visitor this morning as an Eastern Wood-Pewee came around to eat some of our flying …

2020-11-23: @davidrmunson reminded me of an October day in Japan when the weather cleared enough to see Mt. Fuji …

2020-11-21: Reflections in the high water.

2020-11-19: Cooler mornings means more excitement.

2020-11-16: Mother Nature still tops our technology. This is my phone not being able to handle the extreme color …

2020-11-14: One of the neighborhood’s great egrets enjoying some fishing in the high waters caused by tropical …

2020-11-11: “Maybe we’ll get the birds if we work together.”

2020-11-10: Carolina wren is enjoying the new seed bell.

2020-11-09: Walking through the cypress dome before hurricane Eta takes over the week with storms.

2020-11-05: “We exist in a state of continuous and conscious attention triage, which can be exhausting, …

2020-11-03: 🇺🇸🗳🇺🇸 Every day starts as a blank page, even today.

2020-11-02: 🐊 The alligators and turtles were in agreement on today’s amazing weather. 🐢

2020-11-02: 🌱 I love following all of the tiny veins running parallel through our Prayer Plant (Maranta).

2020-10-30: I don’t know this plant’s name but they’re beautiful glowing fireworks in the sun. 🌱

2020-10-30: Mossy biome in the cypress forest. 🌱

2020-10-29: “If the pandemic has taught me anything, it’s that it probably isn’t going to teach me anything that …

2020-10-29: Hunting

2020-10-28: The first bloom of morning.

2020-10-27: Our new little buddy arrives every morning to say hello.

2020-10-26: 📷 Details from a weekend nature walk

2020-10-21: I love the Sunlit app so much but it totally destroys posts and replies like nothing else.😤

2020-10-20: In fourth grade, Ohio Art, the company that made the Etch-A-Sketch line, came to my elementary …

2020-10-19: “Dad, I found a new friend. Can we keep her?”

2020-10-16: Florida may be too warm for fall but we’re still getting in on the colors.

2020-10-15: 🎃Halloween cardinal with spooky feathers.

2020-10-13: Tampa, Florida USA 13:00 UTC-4 Since March, this corner has become the center of my world. I post to …

2020-10-12: My coworker really likes her cubical.

2020-10-12: Even the new Gray Catbirds are confused by the antics of the Morning Doves.

2020-10-11: An accord of peaceful coexistence was reached between rival factions this afternoon.

2020-10-08: “Good morning!”

2020-10-07: She may look beautiful but she’s actually the new bully of the feeder.

2020-10-02: My 20 year old hair trimmer died last night. I took it apart and discovered the battery was leaking. …

2020-09-30: For the first time in four months, we could open all the windows and let in some glorious fall air. …

2020-09-30: Facebook is the Sauron of the online world, Twitter the Saruman. Let’s rather live in Tom Bombadil’s …

2020-09-30: The first morning of fall temperatures has finally arrived and it feels amazing. (30 degree drop in …

2020-09-27: My sticker came! Thank you @macgenie.

2020-09-26: 🤖 Trying my hand at edge-painting my Gundam Crossbone model. It went so well that I attempted a bit …

2020-09-22: The sun’s fall shift in the sky means more of the glass in the house cast beautiful prisms …

2020-09-20: Island

2020-09-17: I want to go out and take photographs but this rain Just. Won’t. Stop. 😩

2020-09-16: The ferns and spanish moss covering these live oak trees make the walking paths beautiful at sunset …

2020-09-15: Yellow-throated Warbler decided to visit us today. We were hoping that the season change would bring …

2020-09-14: A relieving pause between storm bands brought out the sun and a few deer this morning.

2020-09-13: Humanity In Uncertain Times We want to know, from our vantage point in the present, that things will be OK later on. But we …

2020-09-12: Dove gangs are muscling out the nicer birds from the platform feeder. Not pictured are the other …

2020-09-11: Meditative garden

2020-09-08: More Bok Tower details. I wish we had more architecture that combined gothic with Art Deco because …

2020-09-07: Spent an enjoyable (but very sweaty) day at Bok Tower Gardens. The giant Victoria water lilies are …

2020-09-07: Proof that reduced bags are possible, @maique.😊 (She was about three in this photo.)

2020-09-05: Happy international beard day

2020-09-05: I was fortunate enough to capture the amazing jeweled colors in last night’s sunset. They only …

2020-09-04: New garden blooms

2020-09-03: Hummingbird visitations have been increasing lately. We’ve really been enjoying this little lady’s …

2020-09-01: I came to Micro.blog hoping to escape the mindless promotion and perfectionism of Instagram but I …

2020-09-01: 📷 Finally some sun after two days of non-stop storms. The plants and the birds are out in full color …

2020-08-31: 📷 Love – I have always loved watching the sunset play off of clouds and I’ll never forget this …

2020-08-30: 📷 Discovery – There’s always something to discover in the boxes around our home.

2020-08-29: 📷 Flake

2020-08-28: 📷 Emotions

2020-08-27: 📷 Overcome - It took several days of applying to get my daughter into the jedi academy before she …

2020-08-26: 📷 Hummingbird friend visited us again today. Luckily, my camera was sitting by the window. I just …

2020-08-26: 📷 Relentless – Florida storms always include relentless amounts of rain. That’s Disney’s Magic …

2020-08-25: 📷 Hope

2020-08-24: 📷 Frosty – A nice frosty glass of one of my favorite beers.

2020-08-23: 📷 Graceful – A great blue heron gracefully fishing in my parents backyard.

2020-08-22: 📷 Home – I’ve moved far too many times for a building or a location to capture my heart but wherever …

2020-08-21: 📷 Crunch – My daughter was born in a place where snow is something you only see in decorations and …

2020-08-20: 📷 Change – Raintree blooms signal the change to winter’s sweet relief in Florida.

2020-08-19: 📷 Ribbon

2020-08-18: 📷 Grid – The grid where models are assembled, computers are repaired, and small leather craft gets …

2020-08-17: 📷 Cuddly

2020-08-16: Good Medicine We’re at my parents and everyone is trying their best to make my daughter’s last Sunday of this …

2020-08-16: 📷 Stationary – I do not miss this even the slightest

2020-08-15: 📷 Silhouette – From the pre-Covid times when my family enjoyed dashing out to local breweries.

2020-08-14: 📷 Among – One of my shots among the white ibis.

2020-08-13: 📷 Filter – During a solar eclipse, the light that filtered through the trees became half-moon …

2020-08-12: 📷 sound – I haven’t heard the sound of a pay phone in over a decade. That’s why I was so surprised …

2020-08-11: 📷 Transport – Street view of Piccadilly Circus taken while enjoying amazing pastries at Ole & …

2020-08-10: Micro Monday – I highly recommend the beautiful photography of @pip

2020-08-10: 📷 Windows

2020-08-09: 📷 Black & White

2020-08-08: 📷 View – My favorite memory from Shenandoah National Park was when my daughter suddenly got a …

2020-08-07: 📷 Daytripping – From back when we could do such things.

2020-08-06: 📷 Bisect

2020-08-05: 📷 Flow

2020-08-04: 📷 Peace

2020-08-03: 📷 Bug - As in, “Don’t bug us right now.”

2020-08-02: 📷 Floating

2020-08-01: 📷 Up (Day 1 of the Micro.blog August Photoblogging Challenge)

2020-08-01: Cat Cora’s Recovery: Final Stretch Today we received the follow up call from our vet and learned that, yes, the growths removed from …

2020-07-26: Cat Cora’s Recovery: First Night Last night was akin to having a newborn in the house. My wife and I decided the easiest way to calm …

2020-07-25: Cat Cora’s Cancer The vet had to remove our cat, Cora’s, mammary glands from her entire left side this morning. One of …

2020-07-24: Our fierce hunter wore herself out protecting us from the local songbirds.

2020-07-23: 📷 The hummingbirds have finally found our feeder. So fun to watch!

2020-07-15: My daughter drew me an awesome birthday card this year.

2020-07-13: Pindo Palm Fruit I discovered this massive bunch of ripe “jelly palm” fruit on a recent walk 1 and learned that it’s …

2020-07-01: 📷 Intense afternoon light

2020-06-28: The tension is palpable in my backyard.

2020-06-24: Rabbit family visited this morning.

2020-06-23: Homemade key lime pie with a graham cracker crust and torched meringue topping…and then we …

2020-06-23: My family completed Voyager’s final episodes this evening and I’m really thankful for …

2020-06-17: The morning dove still isn’t convinced it’s too large for the bird feeder. (Update: Success! The …

2020-06-16: “The world needs balance and the internet is full of enough negativity, please don’t …

2020-06-14: 📷 Lazy Sunday

2020-06-10: Symmetry waiting to burst

2020-06-03: The spring lilies and orchids are putting on a grand show this year.

2020-06-03: This week and last have been nothing but Bjork and CSS Grid problem solving.

2020-05-30: Always nice to see a dad helping with feeding too.

2020-05-24: Lazy Sunday

2020-05-23: The first summer storm blew right by us but it was still intense to see it pass over.

2020-05-22: Solar Powered

2020-05-21: Our romaine lettuce stumps are happily regrowing themselves.

2020-05-20: New tricks

2020-05-19: The cats can’t get to the squirrel, the squirrel can’t get to the seeds, but the birds are happy …

2020-05-18: One of the biggest boon’s of working from home has been the ability to split my day …

2020-05-18: Reflection while squirrel watching

2020-05-16: Hey mister! Got any more of that seed?

2020-05-15: Titmouse breakfast

2020-05-14: Red crested lunch buddy

2020-05-13: The cutest club in town

2020-05-11: New color explosions are popping out.

2020-05-10: Evening Sun

2020-05-09: A new challenger appears!

2020-05-08: Pale Summer Sentinel

2020-05-07: Great Blue Heron

2020-05-06: Comfy Morning

2020-05-05: Garden Color Explosion

2020-05-04: Mother’s Garden

2020-05-03: Golden hour mirror

2020-05-02: Sunset Anhinga

2020-05-01: That Friday Feel

2020-04-30: Fallen Comrade

2020-04-29: A Place for Thoughts

2020-04-28: Beautiful Morning

2020-04-27: Sunset through the fountain

2020-04-26: Reading Nook

2020-04-25: Still raining

2020-04-24: Rainy Day Mood

2020-04-23: A spring with no cars

2020-04-22: Grocery Processing Station

2018-08-20: It’s too out here but still technically the first day of the fall semester.

2018-08-19: Shenandoah National Park

2018-08-18:

2018-08-17: Small World FTW!

2018-08-17: I really miss London.

2018-08-16: It doesn’t get much more relaxing than this.

2018-08-15: Still a favorite from my Colorado trip.

2012-12-04: Typhoon On Saturday morning we sat on the floor watching, but not understanding, the TV news reports on …

2012-11-29: Dr. Nightowl or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Morning I’ve always been a night owl. From as far back as I can remember, mornings have been something …

2012-11-28: Levitation A tiny silver light shines like a brilliant star in the near total blackness of a bedroom. It’s …

2012-11-28: Day Moon On the one year anniversary of Don’s divorce, the moon appeared in the morning sky, bright and …

2012-11-28: The Scarab “AH! Bloody hell!” Screamed Reginald as he quickly pulled his foot from the boot. Something fell out …