Serendipity Plus Avocado = Yellow-billed Cuckoo
Snow has touched down in some places up north, up there on the breeding grounds of Mourning Warblers, Baltimore Orioles,…
Finding Solace in Birds
There are a lot of side benefits to birding. Those of us who have had our eyes magnetically drawn to…
It’s 3:30 AM when the night’s relative tranquility is shattered by the ancient Landranger’s engine roaring to life. Early starts…
A Bittersweet Life Bird in Costa Rica
I started birding in what must have been 1978. At the time, I didn’t really take note of the year…
Through a Lens, Darkly
If you’re a regular reader of 10,000 Birds, you may remember a remarkable video posted some months back of a…
Wood-Warbler Haiku 10
Black-and-white Warblers Would have more pizzazz if they Were Zebra Warblers.
Wood-Warbler Haiku 9
Maggies are female. Even males in their brilliant, Fresh, breeding plumage.
Wood-Warbler Haiku 7
Funky face pattern, Bobbing tail, ascending song: A Prairie Warbler.
Happy Mother’s Day
The second Sunday in May is the day many countries around the world, including the United States, set aside for…
Wood-Warbler Haiku 6
Having an eye-ring Does not mean that this bird is From Connecticut.