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Day 55: "Flingability" Tests

“Flingability” is a technical term.

It is only used by experts in the field.

When a promising new source of material is found, an expert must be called in to perform “flingability tests.” 132 more words

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Day 53: The Breakfast Bouncer

Being small and feathery and famous brings daily surprises.

For instance, who knew there would be so much competition amongst those who want to be chosen for your breakfast menu? 189 more words

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Day 52: When Seeds Try to Flee

Being a seed gourmand sometimes requires great courage and persistence.

For instance, let’s say you are offered a delicacy….and then it promptly tries to flee? 133 more words

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Day 45: Here We Come a Waffling

In many featherless flocks, there is a tradition to consume a festive beverage called “wassail.”

In fact, sometimes whole flocks will band together and start loudly  190 more words

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Day 42: The Best Way to Sell Anything

Most ads for cars, clothing, and even cans of that odd-tasting bubbly stuff (the stuff that makes the featherless beings act kind of funny sometimes) seem to feature featherless lady models. 247 more words

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A Christmas Gift for Friends

My good friends who have a sweet and very loved pair of cocktails got a special gift this Christmas. I made them a custom needle felted ornament that features a portrait of their birds. 61 more words