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I think I will forever love the Fantail. It’s such a cute little bird, and even though they are absolutely everywhere, they’re so inquisitive and indecisive that you can’t help but love them. 163 more words



Another nerdy twitcher post. Walking through the Redwood Forest (and quite a lot of other places) there are swarms of small birds feeding on the forest floor. 83 more words


"Hold fast to dreams...

Hold fast to dreams, for if dreams die, life is a broken-winged bird that cannot fly.”

- Langston Hughes



'In order to see birds it is necessary to become....

Robert Lynd — ‘In order to see birds it is necessary to become a part of the silence.’



The Tui bird I think will now forever be one of my favourite song birds and an immediate reminder of my New Zealand trip. When I first heard it singing in a park in Auckland I thought it was a flock of about four different types of parrot all shrieking at each other. 232 more words


The Bellbird

This post has some relevance to my actual dissertation, but only slightly. There is an old Maori proverb that begins: Hutia te rito o te harakeke, Kei whea te kōmako e kō? 174 more words