June 19, 2024

Ducks Relaxing


Although I don't have anything clever this week for Wild Bird Wednesday, I want to support the linkup by posting something. All I've got is mallard ducks, a common species around here.

I am still struggling with my vision, although it has been seven weeks since cataract surgery. I don’t see as clearly as I used to, and my right eye gets strained from working extra hard to make up for the blur in my left eye. I had side-effects from the prescription eyedrops and stopped taking them. I have a call in to the doctor’s office. 

Meanwhile, I depend on my phone’s camera to focus for me. It seems that it gets thrown off sometimes by mist rising from water, or perhaps from the glare. I am also concerned that I might be making pictures too bright or too dark because right now, everything seems super-bright to me. 



  1. Linda while you can rest your eyes.
    Vision after cataract surgery comes slowly,
    I get the impression.
    Your ducks are beautiful as they rest!
    Have a nice day!

  2. Those ducks could give seminars on relaxation.

  3. ...on the surface they look calm, underwater they are paddling like crazy.

  4. So sorry your vision hasn't cleared up after cataract surgery. I had to get different glasses after mine...and was frustrated by several months of that blurred vision. Hope you get a good answer soon. Love the mallards.

  5. Nothing wrong with posting a pic of mallard ducks.

    I hope you get your vision straightened out in a timely manner.

  6. The Mallards are fine and so are your pictures. I hope you are getting the eye problems solved by now.


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