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August 13 - BOTD - Common Yellowthroat

Here is my entry for Granny Shot It’s Bird of the Day (BOTD) challenge.

Male Common Yellowthroat

The Common Yellowthroat is a very hard songbird to get in focus. 26 more words


Young birds dedicate specialized brain cells to learning new songs

By Chrissy Sexton Earth.com staff writer

In a groundbreaking new study, experts at Columbia University have pinpointed what happens in the brain of a young  451 more words

International News

Feeding birds.

A male House Finch visits our sunflower feeder. I keep at least one feeder up year round. With other food sources so plentiful at this time of year I don’t keep it constantly filled. 13 more words


A Northern Cardinal hunts for tidbits.


My hiatus has ended!

Every day this week, this Song Sparrow has perched on a sunflower plant outside work, preens, and sings its lovely song. I invite you to visit AllAboutBirds to hear it.

Songbird Symphony - Ps4

Typically when writing a review I’ll put on some music that is a little metal or rock to get in the right mindset, that sweet spot where I can just switch off and let my thoughts out into words. 1,450 more words


Between You and Me and Tomorrow

It goes on and on.
There are days when you’re less,
but as long as you live.
you have a future.
Wouldn’t you like
that in that… 80 more words