Tag Archives: starlings

Silvercreek Roost

There were a number of reasons that led me to choose my current place of residence.  Primary among them was the view of the Speed River and its thin strip of woodland habitat, where Osprey would come to fish and … Continue reading

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Spark Bird

One sunny spring afternoon when I was eleven, I rode my bike down the road to my grandparents’ farm.  As I coasted down the laneway and entered the farmyard, I was startled by a sudden explosion of small, black birds … Continue reading

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