Tag: birds

birdsong on a rainy Sunday morning

If a composer could say what he had to say in words he would not bother trying to say it in music.  ~Gustav Mahler This morning, I awoke to rain.  Rain is welcomed by our farm as the Spring sun is heating the cool…

what the birds can teach us about community

If your support the community, they will support you.   ~Jerry Greenfield, Co-founder of Ben and Jerry’s Ice Cream Every morning around 7:30, the birds begin their early morning feeding.  Brightly colored gold finches and blue birds offset the black and white masks of the…

why did the ducks cross the road?

Don’t be afraid to expand yourself, to step out of your comfort zone.  That’s where the joy and the adventure lie.  ~Herbie Hancock On the way to and from my daughter’s school, we pass a rustic homestead with room set aside for a large…