Untamed Melody

photo taken June 2009 • title thanks to Michelle

Arwo & Dinah, loved your nods to Ginsberg’s “Howl”:
Baring His Brains To Heaven
“I saw the best minds of my generation destroyed by madness, then I chewed on an antler for a while, had a nap, and felt much better.”

Sue- WOW. My hat is off to you:
Looking #
(If you don’t read music, you won’t get this one!)

A handful of greats:
O Sole Mio
Latransmitter
Lone ‘Yote Note
A Cappella Fella
Wild thing, you make my heart sing!
I’m a SOOOOOOOOOOUUUUUULLLL Man!!!
Whooooooo Neeeeeeeds a Rooooosterrrrrrrr?
Eli – Eli – OOOOOOOO
Yip-YIP-Hooray!
Lunar Crooner
Coyodeling
Voice Mail

For the title, I chose Michelle’s Untamed Melody ~
I love the twist on “Unchained Melody.”
There’s a part of each of us that remains untamed- the strong, free, unapologetic beauty that makes people stop in their tracks- that’s what Charlie’s howl is to me….

• • •

This weekend I was up the mountain getting firewood, as I do in all my spare time, and a log slipped from my leather-gloved hands and took the tip of my leather glove and all the skin off the pad of my finger with it.  It was gross (but nothing that won’t heal in a week or so).  In the meantime, I cannot type well at all!  I will write more about Daisy & the baby bull (see pics below) and answer all your Q’s (just leave them in the comment section of that post) just as soon as my finger is fully functional again.

Now, if anyone can put words to an iconic image, it’s the lot of you.  Leave your title, caption, or perhaps Charlie’s message in the comment section of this post and you will be in the running to win a thumbscraper (this is a true Native American artifact that Mike found the other day and gave to me expressly as a prize for you), a dionsaur gizzard stone (click here for a refresher if you don’t know what I’m talking about), and a special spherical stone, quite unusual.

339 Responses to “Untamed Melody”

  1. Claudia Says:

    New York, New York!!!!

    Living in New Jersey and looking at the New York skyline everyday, all I can say is Charlie looks like he has Frank Sinatra’s voice bellowing
    “New York, New York” right out of him.

  2. Adam Says:

    “Song dog will sing for you the symphony of the prarie.”

    Seriously, though, there is something very chilling about seeing a coyote howling, especially one wearing a collar.

  3. Steven Swanson Says:

    Call of the wild

  4. to Says:

    Wild Contentment

  5. Craig Says:

    Charlie’s Song

  6. Wife of a Sailor Says:

    Roooots

  7. GD Says:

    Oh give me a hoooooooome….Where the buffalo roooooooam…. [all sung a bit off key]

  8. Suzy Says:

    Charlie belts one out on open mike night.

  9. Penny Says:

    Nature’s singer

  10. Suzy Says:

    Charlie auditions to fill the empty spot in the 3 tenors.

  11. Beth Says:

    Yodel Ode

  12. Michelle Says:

    Untamed Melody
    Rhapsody in C-minor
    Wild Twitter

  13. Brianna Says:

    The Howler Loves To Howl

  14. Anonymous Says:

    Two Thoughts for today:

    “Live with wolves, and you learn to howl” [Spanish Proverb]
    - granted, Charlie is coyote :) but you get the point.

    “Song of Our Fathers”
    - because it looks like in the blurred background a haze of the face of a man is looking down on Charlie.

  15. Courtney Says:

    whoops! hit enter too soon! anonymous above is me!

  16. Kay Says:

    American Idol winner!

  17. sybann Says:

    “In perfect harmoneeeeeeey!”

  18. LaurieH Says:

    Extra, extra! This just in…

    Coyote Telephone

    Wyoming Echo

  19. Kristen Says:

    wild song

  20. Debi Says:

    Call of the wild….

    (what else?)

    PS: those moo moo’s are sure something!

  21. Amy Says:

    Wild Abandon

  22. Holly Says:

    O Solo Mio

    “When I`m calling youuuuuuuuuuu……..

  23. Nancy Latimer Says:

    Call of the Captivating Wild

  24. Paula Says:

    Sending c-mail

    (Charlie mail)

  25. Kathy Says:

    “Yowl”-zer!

  26. Jessica Says:

    Coyote High Note
    (( Pronounced, of course, kai-yote even though I don’t normally pronounce it that way. XD ))

    Coyotegram

    House-trained Howler

  27. moondoggie Says:

    Heralding Howl-o-ween

  28. Tina Says:

    Let your voice be heard

  29. Becky Says:

    Singing his song.

  30. Bethrusso Says:

    Eli – Eli – OOOOOOOO

    Seriously, I have to give a shout out to Holly above for “O Solo Mio” – that’s so hilarious and pefect!

  31. Becky Says:

    Daily news from the Daily Coyote.

  32. jannycat Says:

    Coyote Karaoke

  33. SuthernJazzmyn Says:

    Serene Sounds of Contentment

  34. Bethrusso Says:

    One man show

  35. Paula Says:

    MooOOOOOoooommm!!!

  36. Dana Says:

    Howloween is coming!!!!

  37. Paula Says:

    OOOOOOOklahoma, where the wind comes sweeping down the plain!

  38. Jackie Brown Says:

    “Singing My Song “

  39. Erica Says:

    Howl-e-luia it’s finally fall!

  40. Mary Says:

    I rang the doorbell and notbody answered.

  41. Vix Says:

    Howling to the Moon

  42. Bethrusso Says:

    The one man band

  43. Anna Says:

    ‘My toe! I stubbed my toe!’

  44. Bethrusso Says:

    Catching raindrops

  45. Tina Says:

    Sing a joyful song

  46. Erin Says:

    Throaty beauty.

  47. Saxon Says:

    His blood remembers them…

  48. Melissa Says:

    Coyote SMS: L OOOOOOuuuu~ L

  49. Saxon Says:

    or–

    The payment of my dark heritage

    or

    Bred in the bone and flesh of his kind

  50. Patty Says:

    ..answering natures call

  51. Suzy Says:

    Riiiiiiikola

  52. jesse Says:

    Living with Shreve but…I Gotta Be Me

  53. Fabia Says:

    Song of the Universe

  54. Terry Says:

    Hitting the perfect note.

  55. Dori Says:

    “Singing for his supper”

  56. Kristan Says:

    Choir Practice

  57. Trebor Says:

    Charlie Chat

    Symphony in C-Major

    Windsong

  58. Ken G Says:

    Gargling is good on a cold Fall morning…

  59. Jeanne Says:

    sing, sing out loud…

    make a joyful noise

    the siren

  60. tigeron Says:

    JUST BEING ME!!

  61. Patti Says:

    Practice makes perfect.

  62. Alice Says:

    Nature’s Music

  63. Judy Says:

    Gossiper

    OR

    Sharing the News

  64. Wendi Says:

    ” Rock me gently, Rock me slowly…..”
    or

    ‘Bark at the Moon’

  65. belle Says:

    Can you hear me now????

    (take off the cell phone commercial – cannot remember which carrier.

  66. Alice Says:

    Now that I’ve read your tweet:

    Gooooood morning Stockton farmily! (as said on Extreme Makeover Home Edition)

  67. Heather L Says:

    Networking

  68. meadow Says:

    Santa Fe style in Wyoming: collar, no bandana

  69. Kira Says:

    “Why does this wierd sound come out when all I’m trying to do is meow?”

  70. Richard Says:

    ” Home,home on the range-ahoooooo”

  71. Courtney C. Says:

    Historic Herald

    Apex of Ancient Harmonies

    Prelude to Evening Perfection

    Sepia Serenade

    Transcending Silence

  72. Tina Says:

    Sing, sing a song
    Sing out loud
    Sing out strong

  73. Tina Says:

    Howl if you love coyotes

  74. Sal Says:

    I am coyote, hear me roar!

  75. Feral Boy Says:

    The Coyote Telegraph

  76. Feral Boy Says:

    Latransmitter

  77. Jeff Says:

    I Loff you Moon…

    (not sure if that’s the right accent, but hopefully close)

  78. Stacy Says:

    Feelings…. WOOOO OOOO OOOO Feelings….

  79. J. Bo Says:

    “I’m so lonesome I could cry.” – Hank Williams

  80. Niki Says:

    “Ahhh-oOoOo Werewolves of London”
    (we miss you Warren Zevon)

  81. Catsquatch Says:

    Charlia Aria

  82. beth Says:

    Figaro, Figaro, Fiiiiiiiigarooooooooooo!

  83. Lydia G Says:

    Nature’s Power. Nature’s Beauty.

  84. Wo Says:

    Lone ‘Yote Note

  85. Heather L Says:

    The Crooner

    Telephone…Telegraph…Tell a Charlie

    Bustin a Note

  86. Clint Says:

    Classic Howl never goes out of style.

  87. Mol Says:

    Mountain Morning Wakeup Call….

  88. Heather L Says:

    Lead Singer of “The Coyotes”

    Charlie in Concert

  89. Eija Says:

    Announcing his territorial rights..

    “Here I am…..!

    Charlie’s claim

    One within his nature

    “This is my song……”

  90. pam Says:

    a..whoooooooooo

  91. Heather L Says:

    Keeping all at “Bay”

  92. tarja Says:

    Howl’n good time

  93. Shannon H. Says:

    Ahh-CHOO!

  94. D'Ann Says:

    Clearing out the “pipes”

  95. Heather L Says:

    All Bark…No Bite

    Cry Wolf

  96. Eve Says:

    Nature’s call.

  97. Farmer Lady Says:

    I heard a few of Charlie’s relatives singing last night. My dogs joined in and it was quite the chorus! Now I have to go out and count all of the birds to see if they are still there…

    I think Charlie is howling…

    “Good Morning To You, Good Morning To You!”

    Kinda like my Mom used to sing when I was trying to sleep in and she didn’t want me to… a pillow over the ears can’t muffle that song.

  98. Heather L Says:

    The Great Communicator

    Coyote Communicator

  99. Britney Says:

    Ouch! Mommm, I got a sliverrrr!!

  100. D'Ann Says:

    yo-de-lay-eee-hooo

  101. Angie Says:

    Ode to Nature

  102. Heather L Says:

    Look Mom No Cavities

  103. Barbara S. Says:

    Once More with Feeling

  104. Susan Says:

    Call of the Wild

  105. Kathleen Says:

    Spirit’s song

    Never a cliche if you’re there to hear it…

    Unchained melody

  106. Lindsay Says:

    “Coyote Crooner”

  107. Susan Says:

    Singing a Classic!

  108. D'Ann Says:

    Pitch Perfect

  109. Dayna Says:

    Prairie Songbird

  110. sybann Says:

    “Na na na nah… Hey-ey – JOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOD!”

    The Beatles’ “Hey Jude” hit number-one on this date in 1968. The first single on the band’s Apple label brought them their longest run atop the Billboard charts — nine weeks. At seven minutes, 11 seconds, it was the longest song to that point to make the Billboard Hot 100.

  111. D'Ann Says:

    I’ll be calling yooooouuuoouuuooouuuu

  112. jendragonhart Says:

    Killing Me Softly With His Song

  113. arescuemom Says:

    helloooOOOOOOO

  114. Juliene Says:

    Love Song

  115. Bruce Says:

    Momma makes me Sing for my Supper

    Whooooooo let the coyote out….whoooo…whooooo
    (Who let the dogs out)

  116. Renee Says:

    Ooooooooooklahomah…

  117. KB Says:

    I sing the body electric.

  118. LHays Says:

    Shreve’s Doorbell is Howling

  119. Kelli Says:

    Once More, With Feeling

    Soulful Summer Serenade

    Bittersweet Symphony

  120. Catherine Says:

    Can’t Fight the Moonlight… or the Daylight

  121. Eija Says:

    A prairie troubadour

    ‘True to his calling’-calling

    Charlie’s serenade

    Calling to his kind….

  122. Cheryl Says:

    O Solo Mio

  123. Larraine Says:

    “I howl, therefore I am!”

  124. Barbara Says:

    I’m heeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeere!

  125. Karen B Says:

    Coyote cell phone

  126. Julie Says:

    The answer, my friend, is howlin’ in the wind

  127. Heather L Says:

    Coyote Triangle

  128. Lis Says:

    “Howlalleuia!”

  129. Michelle Says:

    “Baroooo!!”

  130. D Says:

    Figaro!Figaro!Figaro!FIGAROOOOOOO!!!

  131. D'Ann Says:

    Call of the “not so” wild

  132. D Says:

    High on a hill is a lonley ‘yote… yodel-ete-yodel-ete-yodel-ete-OOOOOOOOOOOOOOoooooooooooooooooooo

  133. Stephanie K Says:

    A Bridge Between Two Worlds

    This is referring to many things…
    1) Charlie is still a “wild” animal, yet he’s wearing a collar. His stance here reminds us that he’s still a part of the “wild” world, even though he’s now a part of the “domestic” world.
    2) Charlie looks like he’s still losing the last little bit of his winter coat — a bridge between winter and summer, cold and hot, dormancy in the earth and fertile, life-giving production (in crops, plants and animals…)
    3) Shreve’s move from the city to the country.

  134. kat Says:

    “Gluuutennnn Freeee!”

  135. Angie P Says:

    Song!

  136. Steven Swanson Says:

    Calling collect

  137. Jeremiah Atkinson Says:

    I am coyote! or
    I am Charlie here me roar.

  138. Dinah Says:

    I saw the best minds of my generation destroyed by madness, then I chewed on an antler for a while, had a nap, and felt much better.

  139. Jeremiah Atkinson Says:

    Soulful Serenade

  140. Cheryl Says:

    I see him howling, and wonder if he ever hears an echo. So a few titles based on that thought:

    As the call, so the echo. (spanish proverb)

    Translation is at best an echo. (George Borrow)

    And the forests will echo with laughter. (Led Zeppelin)

  141. Connie Says:

    Whooooooo Neeeeeeeds a Rooooosterrrrrrrr?

  142. Melissa Says:

    Chlooooooooeeeeeee! Time for dinner!

  143. David Says:

    Song Dog (old term for coyote)

  144. monarch Says:

    Eeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeellllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllliiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiii..

  145. Elizabeth Says:

    Coyote Soul Music

  146. Heather L Says:

    Look! Up in the Sky…it’s a bird…it’s a plane….No..it’s a full Moon

  147. Mike Says:

    I cannot follow the river of his myth; but I can follow his sweet desert song like a stream through the fiery hills.
    - “Coyote” by Simmons Buntin

    Or just:

    Sweet desert song

  148. Anonymous Says:

    primal call from Charlie to his adoring “pack”

  149. E. Jolie Says:

    “O SOLE MIO ” = It’s my own sun. Read the lyrics by Giovanni Capurro if you don’t know them already. They are full of Charlie & wonderful. I agree with Holly & Cheryl.

  150. Teresa Says:

    Coyote gargling.

  151. Sandy W Says:

    “Majesty” — I look at this picture and am in awe!

  152. jeff ii Says:

    I vote for Suzy’s……..”Riiiiikola”

  153. Shannon H. Says:

    Communing with Nature

    Howly Communion

  154. Maggie Says:

    Triangle Pose

    :)

  155. Melissa Says:

    “Howl-o”

  156. Kathy Says:

    Coyote karaoke

  157. JeninLB Says:

    The Barbaric Yawp

    (This photo reminds me of the moment in Dances With Wolves when Wind in His Hair goes to the edge of the cliff and shouts out, “Do you not know that I am your friend? Do you not know that I will always be your friend?”)

  158. tracy Says:

    …to recreate the syntax.

  159. bonnie Says:

    Classic.

    Call of the Wild.

    Aaaoooooouuu!!!

  160. Penny Says:

    coyote wake up call…..

  161. Have the T-shirt Says:

    Ollie Ollie In Come Free!!

  162. E.Jolie Says:

    ” Coyote Tales” a native American opera

  163. Shirley Says:

    Howl-Dee

  164. Penny Says:

    owuuuwelcome summer!

  165. Kelly Says:

    Something to howl about.

  166. Tina Says:

    Howling for the Harvest Moon

  167. Daniel Says:

    Up and Out.

  168. Cyn Says:

    Howl of the Wild
    or
    Call to the Wild
    beautiful, thanks Shreve–

  169. Millie Says:

    I am, therefore I howl.

  170. kallimao Says:

    Will Howl for Food

    Coyodeling

  171. Meghan Says:

    Sheer Delight in Sepia!

  172. Julia Says:

    Psalm of the eternal wild.

  173. Patr Says:

    Instinctual

  174. Rick's Cafe Says:

    “Singing In The Shower” – coyote style

  175. Barbie Says:

    “Bark” the Herald (Angels sing)

  176. Laura Says:

    Coyote Song

  177. karen hanson Says:

    Handsome Howler

  178. Sue Says:

    I don’t think Charlie is performing the Howlelujah Chorus — he’s not standing.

  179. Rhonda P Says:

    Howl of the subtlety-wild.

  180. Sue Cohen Says:

    Having a howling-good time!

  181. angie Says:

    Coyodle

  182. Erin Says:

    I have no idea what to call this one – I’m not very good at this game. But, Shreve, I have to tell you that in ALL the photos I’ve seen of Charlie this is the absolute most beautiful. When he’s prancing around with Chloe or nestled up to Eli it’s sometimes easy to forget that he’s not a dog. THIS, however, is PURE COYOTE and it’s fabulous!

  183. Beth aka EweMama Says:

    Prairie Prayer

    Wyoming Wailer

    A Voice In The Wilderness

    Have Voice, Will Howl

    Ten Sleep Serenade

    A Serenade for Shreve

    Morning Glory
    OR
    Moaning Glory

    Calling Chloe — Come in, Chloe …

  184. Evan Says:

    Sing… Sing a Song… Sing out Loud…Sing out Strong

  185. Beth aka EweMama Says:

    This one came to me after I hit “enter” for the ones above

    How’l Y’all Doin?

  186. Sandra Says:

    I got the sepia blues!

  187. Sue Says:

    Looking #

    (the only musical notation I can manage to use in this comment field!)

  188. Anny Says:

    Critter Twitter!

  189. Beth aka EweMama Says:

    And still more …

    Howl-O, Howl-O, Howl-O!!

    I didn’t really want to use Howl-O, Dolly! BUT … Howl-O, Daisy!

    Howlin’ “Wolf” Blues!

    In memory of John Denver … “Take Me Home, Country Roads”

    BAY Watch!

  190. E Says:

    Soul Sharing

  191. Diane Says:

    Wild thing, you make my heart sing!!

  192. Tina Says:

    Sepia Song

  193. Ember Says:

    Twitter, First Edition

    Yipper, How Coyotes Do It

  194. Beth aka EweMama Says:

    In memory of Michael Jackson …

    “Earth Song”

    “Break of Dawn”

    ——————

    “Morning Has Broken” (Cat Stevens’ song)

  195. mlaiuppa Says:

    “Oh bury me not…….on the lone prarie…….”

    “Whoopee Ti Yi Yo, Git along little Doggies.”

    Unchained Melody

    “Papa sang bass….Mama sang tenor….”

    “Fal da ri, fal da ra, fal da ri, fal da ra HA HA HA HA HA”

  196. b Says:

    Eli’s Coming

    One is a lonely number
    —–
    Wy-oooooooooo-ming!
    ——-
    No-o-o-o-body knows the trouble I’ve see-eee-eeen

  197. Domenico Says:

    perfect pitch

  198. Beth aka EweMama Says:

    These didn’t get through …

    (In memory of Michael Jackson)

    Earth Song

    Break of Dawn

    ————————

    ( “Morning Has Broken” lyrics) — “Praise for the morning”

  199. Domenico Says:

    country crooner

  200. Liz Says:

    OH-CHLO-EE-OOOOH!

    (Like “oh solo mio” only different!)

  201. Deidre Says:

    Ten Sleep Morning Call

    Ten Sleep Wake Up Call

    Fliiickaaa…

    ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~

    Shreve…I’ve been in stitches reading the entries this AM…good luck!!! Also love the description of your Good Morning…

  202. Isobel Says:

    The Pal that Howls

  203. Bess Says:

    “Ohhhhhhhh, give me a home where the buffalo roam
    Where the deer and the antelope play
    Where seldom is heard a discouraging word
    And the skies are not cloudy all day
    Home, home on the range”

  204. Janice Says:

    Stretching for a high C

  205. arwo Says:

    Baring his brains to Heaven

    (Slightly paraphrased from Ginsberg’s “Howl” of course!)

  206. Ava Says:

    High C (the note and Charlie himself, especially with that elegant nose pointed skyward)

    Voice mail

    Singing to the world

  207. BasilBadger Says:

    I’m King of the Woooooorld!

  208. Diana Says:

    Tale as old as time
    Song as old as rhyme

    From Beauty and the Beast

  209. Liz Says:

    The Soloist

  210. Liz Says:

    or, Unchained Melody

  211. Betsie Says:

    1. Deep in my Heart is a Song
    2. Sing a song and bring the sunny weather.
    3. Echoes from the Hills

    old timey country lyrics, wooha! :P
    ————–
    1. from the song Tumbling Tumbleweeds
    2. from the song Happy Trails
    3. from the song of the same name

  212. Anonymous Says:

    carnal coyote coyly calling chloe

  213. Helioprogenus Says:

    Carnal Coyote Coyly Calling Chloe

    Forgot to add the name and email on the previous post, oops.

  214. BeckyMonster Says:

    Mama’s hurt! Send help!

  215. Anne Says:

    Quintessential Coyote!

  216. Sharon Says:

    Cri de Coeur

    (which, iirc from Jr. High french class means ‘Cry of the Heart’–correct me if I’m wrong). What can I say–fall is here and I’m in a melancholy mood…

  217. Maria Says:

    Howl like you mean it

  218. Danielle Says:

    Back to His Roots
    Coyote Love Song

  219. Suzette Says:

    A cappella fella

  220. Suzette Says:

    Opera Buff
    (or would that be Opera Fluff?)

  221. Bethrusso Says:

    OK, I just have to give one more shout out and that’s to Ava who said “Voice Mail” – that’s almost as funny as “O Solo Mio” from the other one (Holly maybe?). These are GREAT entries this week – how on earth do you pick just one??? Hope your finger’s feeling better soon ~ ♥

  222. Eija Says:

    The howl pose

    Howling, just howling!

    “Brother, can you hear me?”

    Pause, sit and howl

  223. Lizzie Longenecker Says:

    10:00 o’clooooooock, and aaaaaaaall’s weeeeeeeeell!

  224. Mel Says:

    Canis Melodious

  225. Caren Says:

    Yip-YIP-Hooray!

  226. Shanna Says:

    I love the juxtaposition of Charlie’s collar and his wild coyote howl. Only one word comes to mind:

    “Untameable”

  227. D'Ann Says:

    Charlie says, “I’d like to give a shout-out to all my fans at the daily coyote”!

  228. Sue from New Zealand Says:

    Howlin’ for a Hairdo

  229. Sue Says:

    Unchained Melody

    Seem I’m not the only one struck by the image of Charlie’s wild, unfettered singing, and the collar he’s wearing.

  230. Sylvia Says:

    More than Words.

  231. Rachael Says:

    “Happy Birthday to youuuuuuuuuu!!!”

    Since today’s my birthday, that’s what I see. ;-)

  232. Betsy Says:

    I have no entry for the contest – just wanna say that I really love that photo…

  233. Liza Lundell Says:

    Charlie tweets

  234. Kristie Says:

    Howl-a-thon

  235. Faith Says:

    “Is anybody home???????????????????????

  236. Karen Says:

    Sepia Symphony

  237. Dianne Says:

    Caption:
    Lunar Crooner

  238. denise Says:

    can you hear me now……

  239. Theo Says:

    AND IIIIIIIIII…
    WILL ALWAYS, LOVE YOUUUUUUUUUU…

  240. Sherri Says:

    Love Howlin’

  241. astro-horse Says:

    Never Cry Coyote

    Do You Hear What I Hear?

    So That’s What Drove the Neighbors Crazy!

  242. Suzette Says:

    Charlie is beginning to suspect that Eli wasn’t being entirely truthful when he told him that if Charlie waited with his mouth wide open, and eyes shut tight, the shy and elusive Elf Bone Fairy would come and give him a present in celebration of summer

  243. schatze Says:

    O solo mio !

  244. ToeTap Says:

    Meowwwwww!

  245. Tessa Says:

    Coyodle

  246. JANET FATE Says:

    Full moon fever

  247. Janet Fate Says:

    The Howling

  248. Debi Says:

    OOOOOOO gimme the beat boys and free my soul….. :)

    (Dobie Gray)

  249. Kate Says:

    These captions are the best yet. I vote for O Solo Mio, but the first thing that popped into my head was:

    Doin’ What Comes Naturally!

  250. Shawn Says:

    I’m a SOOOOOOOOOOUUUUUULLLL Man!!!

  251. ms martyr Says:

    Ode to Joy

  252. Rhedrose Says:

    The Howl Thing

  253. Shawn Says:

    Vowel Movement in C#

  254. Dotty Says:

    Howl, howl, on the range,
    Where the deer and the antelope play,

  255. Rhedrose Says:

    Native GPS

  256. Wordgirl Says:

    I sing, therefore I am.

    Song of the wild.

  257. Jan Says:

    Coyote Song

  258. pansypoo Says:

    nature boy.

    will have to save that for my next coyote drawing.

  259. Kit.e Says:

    Wild thing, you make my heart sing.

    Good MORNING, Wyoming!

    The call of the coyote.

  260. joods Says:

    Can you hear me now-ow-ooooooow!

  261. Steph Says:

    Plainsong

    or

    Soul Song

  262. Suzy Says:

    Charlie Stockton- Rockstar

  263. John Winn Says:

    It’s the Rooster’s day off!

  264. Jill Says:

    Bad hair day

  265. Tess Says:

    a joyful noise unto the Lord

  266. Mellissa Says:

    “I’m king of the worlddd!”

    or

    one awake in ten sleep

  267. Lary Says:

    Unchanged melody

    Primal pronunciation

    Getting in touch with my inner coyote

  268. Craig Says:

    Can you hear me ….. NOWWWWWWWWWWWWWWW?

    News Flash: Charlie will now be asked to be Verizon’s new Poster Boy for a new ad campain!

  269. heather em Says:

    A Mangy Moan

  270. Craig Says:

    Oooops! Sorry, joods! lol Thought I’d come up with something original and you stole my thunder. Ha-ha

  271. mjk Says:

    Charlie finds his voice

  272. Christy D. Says:

    Go tell it on the mountain…

  273. Craig Says:

    Introducing … The Wyoming Howwwwler
    Editor in Chief, Charlie
    Photos by Shreve

    On your newstands now!

  274. Terran Says:

    “Baby come back! You can blame it all on me!”

    or

    A-well-a bird, bird, b-bird’s the word. A-well-a bird… Surfin’ bird”

  275. steph Says:

    Here I am, where are YOU?

  276. Lisa Says:

    Good morning, Shreve, this is your wake-up call.

  277. Lee Says:

    Song of the West (or Soundtrack of the West)

  278. J. Jeffrey Says:

    Yip Yip Yippee I OOOOOOOOooooooooo

  279. Barbara R Says:

    Charlie interprets Allen Ginsberg

  280. SuzieQ Says:

    A Howling Good Time!

    O Solo Mio!

    Summertime and the livin’ is easy!

  281. Sara Says:

    “I left my heart in San Franciscooooooooooooooooooooooooooo”

  282. mlaiuppa Says:

    Aria a lá Canis Latrans.

    (Prairie) Wolf Whistle.

    Sing. Sing a song. Sing out loud. Sing out strong…….

  283. mlaiuppa Says:

    Fish gotta swim, birds gotta fly.

    Coyotes gotta howl, don’t really know why.

  284. Beth Says:

    Killing me softly with his song…

  285. Stacey Merritt Says:

    High on a hill was a lonley co-yote…yodelehee yodelehee yodeleh hee who

  286. Diane Brown Says:

    Soul-singer.

  287. Meredith Says:

    Wild plea.

  288. Sue Says:

    I sing from my heart!!

  289. felis_sidus Says:

    C Natural

  290. Lindsay Says:

    Wyoming Twitter
    or
    Coyote Tweet

  291. Jonathan Says:

    Kindred Call

  292. Ursula Says:

    this land is my land…….

  293. PJ Says:

    Carpe Decoyote

    Beautiful Shreve, just stunning.

  294. Zanna Says:

    OOOOOWWWWWwwwwwwuuuuuuuUUUUuuucccccccch!

  295. D'Ann Says:

    Poser

  296. D'Ann Says:

    ‘All the news fit to “howl”!

  297. Janie Says:

    The Sound and The Furry.

  298. Anonymous Says:

    ‘I’m stayin’ like this till it rains’

    ‘Stelllllllla’
    or ‘Shreeeeeeeeve’

  299. Courtney Says:

    that’s me above this, the Stella one-I hit submit too quick

  300. roxie Says:

    I Am An Englishman!

  301. Snow Says:

    He’s been listening to the Bee Gees again.

  302. Marilyn Says:

    Calling all canine choristers! Rehearsal under the
    full-moon tonight.

  303. D'Ann Says:

    “This is only a test of the emergency broadcast system.”

  304. Ticia Says:

    I. AM. HERE!
    I. AM. CHARLIE!

  305. Vegas Princess Says:

    Coyo-T, Phone Home.

  306. Tanya Says:

    Coyote Aria

  307. Ladyfox Says:

    “A Northern Song Under Northern Lights”

    ” MOOOOOooooOOOOoooOOOOOMYYYYY!!!”

  308. mlaiuppa Says:

    JOY!

  309. Shannon S. Says:

    For Cryin’ Out Loud!

  310. rvrgrl68 Says:

    oooooouuuuu-ooooooooo-gaaa!

  311. Lizard Says:

    The Coll(ar) of the Wild.

  312. Kat Says:

    Howl mist

    Earthly howl

    Heavenly Echo

  313. ScubaOtter Says:

    Beautiful photo, Shreve. I suggest:

    Wyoming Talk Radio station LOKI
    Primal Call
    Iconic Totem
    Heart Song

  314. dave Says:

    howling diablo

  315. Kathy Says:

    Go tell it on the mountain

  316. Lhyzz Says:

    “Such A Cliché!”

    or

    “Singing For His Supper”

  317. lynn Says:

    Sittin’ on the east side of the moon, howling at the earth

  318. Bobbie Says:

    Because He Can

  319. Skimmie Says:

    For some silly reason the first thing that popped into my head was Charlie singing the Moody Blues:

    “I know you’re out there somewhere…” !

  320. Shara Says:

    If you have ever seen veggie tales this will be funny, if not it probably won’t make sense.

    “Oh Wheeeeeeere Is My Hairbrush?!”

    For reference: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Rr_bPgg08rQ&feature=PlayList&p=F3959CD3173FA1BF&playnext=1&playnext_from=PL&index=40

  321. mark holmquist Says:

    charlie calls home

  322. maria Says:

    waiting to echo

  323. Shannon H. Says:

    Long Distance Call

  324. Jennifer Says:

    Free Long Distance Coyote Calls, provided by 1-800-Charlie

  325. JON Says:

    CALL OF THE WEST.

  326. Allison Says:

    Howl de do, y’all?

  327. carol wiebe Says:

    OOOOH, IT’S THE GOOD LIFE! (Frank Sinatra belting that one out is what came to mind.

  328. Steph Says:

    Coyote A Cappella

  329. Heather L Says:

    “Mom…See I didn’t swallow Chloe”

  330. Jen Johnson Says:

    Hear it on the coyote telegraph

  331. Ann Says:

    “The first time ever I saw your face”

  332. Roxanne Says:

    I’m completely distracted by the fact that there was a SNAKE living behind your freakin’ desk. Rattlers have been coming onto my patio recently. NO HOUSE SNAKES!!! *SCREAM*

  333. Rachel Says:

    Natural Instincts

  334. Ange Says:

    i love your site…and charlie and daisy and eli !

    this picture of a tibetan fox cracked me up tho …and the first comment on it mentioned coyote and i thought u might enjoy it. the fox looks soooo human.

    http://www.fupenguin.com/2009/03/tibetan-fox-thinks-hes-better-than-you.html

  335. Ana Sundvall Says:

    charlie and eliare amazing! i am10 years old and i am reading your books and i started this summer and now chapter 10 and dont whant to finish the book because then i cant read the daily coyote again!

  336. Livi Says:

    hhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhoooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooolllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllll
    I am a CoYoTe (coyote) seeeeee?
    Wwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffffff
    I am a DoG (dog) seeeeee?
    mmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeoooooooooooooooooooooooooooooowwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwww
    I am a CaT(cat) seeeeee?
    mmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmoooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooo
    I am a CoW(cow)seeeeee?
    I LOVE YOUR BOOK!!!!!!!!

  337. Livi Says:

    Hhhhhhhhhhhhhhoooooooooooooooooooooooooooooowwwwwwwwwwwww
    I Am a CoYoTe (coyote) seeeeee?
    Wwwwwwwwwwwwoooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooffffffffffffffffffffffffffffff
    I Am a DoG (dog) seeeeee?
    Mmmmmmmmmmmeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeooooooooooooooooowwwwwwwwwwww
    I Am a CaT (cat) seeeeee?
    Mmmmmmmmmmmoooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooo
    I Am a CoW (cow) seeeeee?

  338. pyramid backlink Says:

    Hi, i have to admit amazing site you’ve, i stumbled across it in Google. Does you get much visitors?

  339. Patricia Long Says:

    Charlie’s cry to the universe.

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