• So I went to the beach

    One year ago - By 10,000 Birds

    My wife hates heat. And, alas, heat is one thing Mexico's Pacific coast has in excess. Which explains why this birder, who lives only four hours from that coast, had only twice searched there for the region's tropical and coastal species - both times on ministry trips I made without my wife.
    But this past week, my wife travelled to the U.S. to visit her elderly father. And I didn't. I stayed here to keep things going at the church we pastor. But on Monday, oh, sweet Monday, I went to the beach... in Lázaro Cárdenas, Michoacán.
    Lázaro Cárdenas is, truth be told, and ugly city. It was...
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