Tag Archives: American Robin

Reminder for “N” stories voting

The Alphabet Challenge “N” Stories are active and the stories have yet to drawn first, second, and third blood (as I write this). You can be the first to vote! Of course, you have no obligation to do anything . … Continue reading

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Reminder for “M” stories voting

The Alphabet Challenge M-Stories is active and stories have drawn first, second, and third blood.  You have no obligation to do anything . . . but it sure would be swell — if you’ve not already done so — if … Continue reading

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Babies and teens and “I” stories voting reminder

Honest, given all that’s happening, it feels weird asking people to read and vote for one of the “Alphabet Challenge I-Stories” HERE. That post has links to the individual stories and the poll where readers can click a box to … Continue reading

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“I” stories voting and May 23rd Photos — Part 1

About week left to indulge in reading the “I” Stories submissions. After, if receptive to the idea, the writers hope you’ll make the effort and vote for your favorite of the “Alphabet Challenge I-Stories” HERE. That post has links to … Continue reading

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Birds and the bees and “I” stories voting reminder

If you’re not anxious to exercise your right to go out in public, I have a suggestion:  read the “I” Stories submissions. After, if receptive to the idea, the writers hope you’ll make the effort and vote for your favorite … Continue reading

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Eggs and birds updates and “I” stories voting reminder

I realize everyone is rushing out and hugging each other and coughing in each other’s faces, but when you come back in to your shelter, here’s something you could do:  read the “I” Stories submissions. After, if receptive to the … Continue reading

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“H” stories voting reminder and Note 8 photos

Let’s get this out of the way . . . It’s been four days since the “H” stories went up and me being too busy to plug them resulted in a low vote count. Therefore, ergo, thus, here’s a quick … Continue reading

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Birds, more birds, and “G” stories voting reminder

The previous bird post covered the American robin. Today, I have a few more birds . . . but first a quick update on one of the robins. Remember I mentioned dI thought one of them was building a nest … Continue reading

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No Batman, but Robin, and “G” stories voting reminder

We have a lot of birds flying in and around our yard. I’m partially deaf and I hear a fair number of birdcalls, but Melisa has excellent hearing and she says it’s a euphonic symphony and I’m only hearing a … Continue reading

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One more day . . .

. . . and the opportunity for readers of the “D” short stories offerings to vote for their favorite of the ”D” stories (HERE) will end. Not as many votes for the “D” stories, but I imagine everyone is concerned … Continue reading

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The Robin’s Nest

On May 1st the shrubs and a couple of trees got a much-needed trimming. This Magnolia tree — planted too close to the house — got a pretty good trim . . .  I noticed something after the landscapers left … Continue reading

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A quick recap

So, I was off-grid for the month of April but even before that, I did very little writing and very little photography, and most of what I done did wuz with the phone thingamajiggy. . . . but not exclusively … Continue reading

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Birds – May 21-24, 2014

Last we visited Disperser’s back yard, the swallows were more interested in the bluebird box than the tank-like Disperser-constructed tree swallows nest box. By the way, if one is interested in building their own nest boxes, this site not only … Continue reading

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Birds – May 17-19, 2014

Birds . . . it’s almost as if I had forgotten about them. Not so, dear readers, not so. Herein is the proof. Once again, I warn new readers . . . this be a long post. If you’re not … Continue reading

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Birds – May 7-11, 2014

No, I’ve not left the blogosphere to its own devices. I just figured it would do fine for a few days even without my paltry contribution. Better, even. So, what have I been doing? Well, for one thing, prepping this … Continue reading

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