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Day 286: Bubble Wrap

Being born with feathers all over your body gives you automatic priority placement in any household’s “pecking order.”

It also doesn’t hurt that you possess a very sharp curved beak….typically sharper than anyone else’s in your flock. 139 more words

Shannon Cutts

Day 276: The Crunchiest Fruit

There is a reason beings with feathers like to climb trees.

That is where the crunchiest fruit grows.

Let’s say, for instance, that you have feathers and a very tall tree walks by. 67 more words

Shannon Cutts

Day 272: Making Tea

When you are petite, feathery and very cute, it goes without saying that you will need an assistant to keep the admiring hordes at bay. 148 more words

Shannon Cutts

Day 270: Curtains for Breakfast

For all their size and so-called “evolved brains,” the large featherless beings can be surprisingly fond of routine.

Each day is the same as the day before. 102 more words

Shannon Cutts

Wet Bird Couture: The Kingfisher

The kingfisher is a noble bird, with flight speeds of up to 32 mph and the ability to swallow whole small fish in flight. Kingfishers also prefer to nest in mud. 123 more words

Love And Feathers