This is my first one but I am going to try and review a new book by this author - Peter Davidson - who has written many other books. I will now do my best to write a review about it.
Part(s) of my computer were on the fritz and I was confused as to what the problem was.
I Cannot be with you Dad but…Happy Father’s Day! A card to my Father up in Heaven.
In case you missed the first installment “The Secret Kisser”, see the blue text below. This is a follow-up to that one.
The sailor who used the sea as a place to forget the Navy and remember times before that.
He appears, kisses them, leaves them dazed and happy, and disappears again.
This is a poem about animals losing their homes.
This is about the Labrador Retriever and its ancestor the “St. John’s Water Dog”
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Its Latin name is Pheucticus chrysopeplus. It is a tropical bird.
A poem inspired by the first day of spring.
In this Hub I will be describing and illustrating the Blue Grosbeak.
Have you heard of the Brambling? Well here is a popular, and widespread, foreign relative.
The amount of grosbeaks comes to a total of seven, but only five are talked about in this series. The other two are in the finch family.
“Which doctor?" “Which doctor?! There is only one Doctor!”
Years ago I read a famous series by him which enthralled me. I finished the series years ago – it was his famous ‘The Redwall Series’, the series for which he is best known.
All of his novels were written by sleight of hand. His writing of fantasy novels is all that I know about but he also writes science fiction.
This movie had me smiling almost ear to ear from beginning to end and I was laughing at as it much too.
There is data about this bird which are unequal to others. Besides eating upside-down, its diet and habits are not the same as other birds.
Do not let the name and size of this bird fool you. It dominates one other goldfinch at the feeders.
The Evening and Pine Grosbeaks are the only two grosbeaks which are in the finch family instead of in the grosbeak family.
Did you know that the Red and White-winged Crossbills are members of the finches family? They are two more of the Fringillidae family in North America.
Read, and hear, how the same single bird one can sing a variety of different sounds at the same time.
Read, and hear, how bird songs and calls can sound different in only one bird - never mind trying to tell the difference in a variety of birds. It is possible. It just takes time for us to learn.
Birds need food in their diet other than only seeds at feeders, each species eats in different ways. Here I show and explain several of those methods and some birds use those.
A hobby which is fun & relaxing, sport & adventure, or science & study. It can be one or more of these. It just depends how you look at it.
Man has wondered for years why birds do it. The various methods of preening, grooming and bathing are explained in further detail in here.
The closely related Cassin's, House and Purple Finches are each found in different altitudes and habitats. The Cassin's Finch is found higher up in firs and yellow pines.
I had just launched into bird watching and bird feeding. I learned overall what the birds ate and I put out several feeders. Finches appeared with the other birds. Soon finches had come to my ...
During the breeding season pairs are territorial, the male is usually whistling loudly in front of the female with his beautiful warbling song. After the young are raised old enough they may...
Although it covers the west, it was imported to the East in New York City in late 1990 when pet dealers, being arrested for illegally selling H. Finches as "Hollywood Finches", released the birds.