Tags » Pigeon

Flight of the Phoenix tonight

Volatus avium aurei.
The pigeon pair
Were turning gold
Gill McGrath© September 1 7.45pm


The Last Passengers

A hundred years ago today Martha died. She was a passenger pigeon and the last of her kind, the final living specimen of a race of birds once so numerous that their flocks would black out the sky for hours on end. 325 more words


I've Got Something on My Mind...

Though many may doubt it, I’ve often got something on my mind. Much of the time it is, as you might guess, quite frivolous and fantastical. 125 more words

Thinking Aloud


A century ago, the zoo
In Cincinnati bade adieu
To Martha, whose one claim to fame
Was, she was last to bear the name… 164 more words



This is a sign in front of an apartment building.  The pigeons like to hang out there.

~ Dolce Mela

My Photography