• Where Are You Birding This Final Weekend of 2017?

    3 years ago - By 10,000 Birds

    Now that most of the gift giving and bird counting has been discharged, before the revels and resolutions of the final night of the year, I like to sit-somewhere warm, of course-and consider a cheerful verse from Oliver Herford :
    I heard a bird sing
    In the dark of December
    A magical thing
    And sweet to remember.
    “We are nearer to Spring
    Than we were in September,”
    I heard a bird sing
    In the dark of December.
    No matter how dark your December, take the time to enjoy the songs of birds who long, as you do, for spring.
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