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The Rock Pigeon is a bird so common and widespread as to be overlooked, even ignored. I found this individual uncommonly, strikingly attractive.


Kenny left us suddenly this morning.  He didn’t suffer.  He was hit from behind with the force of an NFL line backer by the resident Hawk. 79 more words

Ice Carving

Tonight was the Governor’s Ball at the Foggy Bottoms Resort and Spa.  The Chef de l’Hotel asked a guest to model as a Swan to be created in an ice carving for the head table.  16 more words


I still call them Rock Pigeons, although their name has changed – along with that of so many other birds – to Speckled Pigeon ( 300 more words


Rock Pigeon [Columba livia] ~ 2016 #19

The Rock Pigeon is pretty common, and some even see it as a pest. There were a few hanging out on the pier on this day, and many of them were puffing up and cooing at their neighbours. 99 more words

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Mister Pigeon, I Said Good Morning!

As promised, here’s that pigeon painting I finished a while back. It’s named for the song On The Monkey Bars by Dogbowl. As with most of the artwork I post here, I don’t think the photo does it justice. 29 more words