Beautiful Old Scars Beautiful Old Scars It’s not a bird nest, but it looks like one. It’s an interesting old knot on a very old branch that fell from my neighbor’s tree into my yard, where a smaller branch was once connected, fell, and then the bark grew over in successive layers where it had fallen away to cover the open area and protect the interior of the tree. The branch is so old there was no other bark left on it but a few similar knots. So many branches have fallen in the past few years, smashing my fences and my wooden park bench. Got a good start on cleaning up out there. . . . . . . . Follow me on Instagram. Visit my photography galleries on Portraits of Animals. All images used on this site are copyrighted to Bernadette E. Kazmarski unless otherwise noted and may not be used without my written permission. Please ask if you are interested in using one in a print or internet publication. If you are interested in purchasing a print of this image or a product including this image, visit my galleries of Photography on Portraits of Animals to see if I have it available already. If you don’t find it there, visit “Custom Prints” for availability and terms. I'll be more than happy to make a print for you. Share this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window)Click to share on Tumblr (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Like this:Like Loading... Related Post navigation Mother GooseSomeone Else’s Daffodils Leave a Reply Cancel reply This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.