Goodbye Winter Critters

Winter   Yields to Spring.  The forest floor comes alive. The garden flowers emerge.  Striving…  Blooming…   This is it.  The moment is at hand!  Spring is springing before our very eyes. It’s exciting.  It’s awesome.  Everyone is ready for Spring!  But I must take a moment to say goodbye…  Goodbye to the scene.  Goodbye to the party.  Goodbye to the back yard full of critters. … Continue reading Goodbye Winter Critters

Boys in Bright Red

Look over the land with a naked eye The Boys in Bright Red are easy to spy A colorful band, They light up the land. They light the up trees, they light up the sky. But if the Boys look ever so great, They hardly compare to their beautiful mate. The song she can sing, Her beautiful wing. Those Boys are lucky, blessed by their … Continue reading Boys in Bright Red

The Gang’s All Here

It happens every year. A snap of cold weather  And the Gang’s All Here! Starring the ever-present, always hungry Squirrel  with his feathery friends, Tufted Titmouse  White Breasted Nuthatch  Downy Woodpecker  Lady Cardinal  Lord Cardinal Black Capped Chickadee  Blue Jay  Goldfinch  The Bully of the Bird Feeder, the Starling The winner of the “Damn He’s Handsome” Award, the Ladder-backed Woodpecker  Junco  Sparrow  and Purple Finch  … Continue reading The Gang’s All Here