Monthly Archives: February 2013

Whining About Winter

No Shortage of That Going Around… I wrote a short story in college called Whine, Woman and Song that was published in a national collegiate magazine.  The more I read posts lately, the more I keep thinking of this story. … Continue reading

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A Blizzard Brings Out the Hawks

Guess who ruined my Great Backyard Bird Count? There was so much snow cover that rodents were easy to see scurrying across the white snow in the State Park, but rodents not on the menu today? So below, the story … Continue reading

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Sparrows on Parade for World Sparrow Day

Whether painted or photographed for posterity, House Sparrows will be with us for a long time to come. But, I really hope the worldwide sparrow disappearance gets solved for the sake of birds everywhere.  The little brown bird gets a … Continue reading

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