I was so excited I wanted to cry. All my life, in all the wild places I've hiked and camped, I've longed to see a bobcat. I never thought I would.
What a last-minute gift from a year that has been so ecologically and politically disheartening and worrisome.
2017, my Year of the Bobcat.
(The photo isn't mine, it's borrowed from a South Carolina wildlife website.)