In doing that I thought, "you know, I liked the title of the other blog better". "In Medias Res" was meaningful to me, but also meaningful to about 47 other people. As far as I know, "Field Notes from the Republic" is unique.
So, as a brief intermission, I am renaming this blog, and getting rid of the other.
That being said, here's a pretty picture.
Prothonotary Warbler, Brazos Bend State Park