I’d never much considered the fact that there must be different kind of sparrows beyond house sparrow, though I knew they weren’t native, I didn’t quite know what kinds of other sparrows were around. I’ve become rather fond of native sparrows. The pink bill of a field sparrow still makes me smile. I rejoiced at […]
The world is bursting at the seams with birdsong. Swirling in my run-of-the-mill anxiety, it was a relief to go outside into the greenery. I was caught inside my own head, frenetically (but efficiently!) darting from place to place within the house – washing dishes, refreshing sourdough starter, filling the bird feeder, making hummingbird nectar, folding laundry, […]
Keeping an eye out for winter visitors, like this little guy I spotted today. Something about the little white bib makes me feel like inviting these melodic hopping creatures over for dinner.