Another thing to like about robins: If they act brazen, it's not because they might have rabies.
I think the leafing-out is at least two weeks early this year thanks to the recent mini-heat wave. The maples are in full foliage, but lots of other stuff is just starting. What is up with these floral tribbles? Would someone identify this wacky tree that flowers right out of its bark?
This mighty oak dominates the peninsula area.
Gazing straight ahead was another option. Even as the clouds rolled in, these guys kept fishing, as another robin kept watch for worms.
The more the merrier: Welcome to Prospect Park Days by Ditmas Deb, a very interesting neighbor who visits frequently with her fine black dog. Until Typepad gets rid of a link-embedding glitch, check her out at www.prospectparkday.blogspot.com. Hope to see you around, Deb.