Category Archives: birds

Dead Doves

Every day, our cats kill at least a few doves somedays they get a cardinal somedays a myna but usually, it’s all doves. Once in a while, they get a rat or a mouse but for the most part all … Continue reading

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Two Pigeons

Two pigeons arrived in the barn one day and we welcomed them with open arms. For a few weeks, they stuck around and it seemed as though they had found new home. We were thrilled, claiming them as our own. … Continue reading

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Spring

Flowers need the spring plants need the spring trees need the spring and the farmer needs the spring after a cold, harsh winter so the snow can melt the earth can thaw and the birds can sing once again.   … Continue reading

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Songbirds

Tweet, tweet, tweet sings the Oriole out of tune so you stare up distracted, yelling ‘this birds a buffoon’ and you don’t see the Hawks killing crow after crow you complain to your friends about the Oriole’s show ‘he can’t … Continue reading

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Mr. Tweets

way up high in the koa tree lived a bird named ┬áMr. Tweets   everyday he sang his song then he found a gal to sing along   they worked real hard and they built a nest so their kids … Continue reading

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Empty

Three o’clock in the morning driving west down the turnpike chasing down the moon it’s not quite full my mind overflowing want to run on empty… but, hours later for a moment it drains quick and here I am, now … Continue reading

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