For the Birds
... fashion. Part and parcel with the territory of observing birds comes the necessity of learning how to cope with the various ... like. But interfere with a birder’s desire to go look at birds, and suddenly there's a problem. Here's hoping it can be resolved ...
mojo - 01/06/2016 - 7:03am - 0 comments
Watching the Birds
... twenty years or so) birdfeeding craze. She used to identify birds back when such things made you geeky and nerdy and not cool and trendy, ... that happens. Anyway, all this rambling is to say the birds are back. And we had thunderstorms last night in the middle of the night. ...
mojo - 03/27/2007 - 6:24am - 0 comments
What *IS* It With All The TURKEYS?
... has suffered her share of them. No, this time I mean the birds. As in, LOTS of them. I don't know what's going on in ... how VERY responsible of Mojo!) indicated that the birds released to plump up the wild turkey numbers are actually crossed with domestic birds, who are well known for their stupidity. The result is, I ...
mojo - 09/19/2007 - 6:03am - 1 comment
... equally destructive hobby. Even if you don't know your birds--Mojo does not understand why people don't know or care about birds, but like I said, just keep smiling and nodding--even the extreme ...
mojo - 04/09/2013 - 1:47pm - 3 comments
Another Side of Genius
... this Dr. Curry’s eyes lit up and he asked, “Do you like birds?” Oh, dear, did that ever open the floodgates! It turns out that my ... weenie friend was an absolute bird FIEND. We started talking birds, and the time just FLEW by. Turns out birds were almost Dr. Curry’s ...
mojo - 08/08/2012 - 3:24pm - 3 comments
... the things it HAS brought into sharp relief, however, is the birds. Perhaps this is just because it's easier to see the little dark bastids ... struck me was the FLOCKS and FLOCKS of only TWO types of birds. The first is juncos, which I have noted before , many a ...
mojo - 12/15/2009 - 3:00pm - 0 comments
... go there.) So Mojo's morning, usually a time of skipping and birds chirping and Snow White prancing about and singing, is now the proverbial ...
mojo - 03/11/2008 - 6:51am - 0 comments
One of those Odd Things That Happen...
... cathedral ceiling, like twenty feet tall, and when small birds fly into the open door (as they sometimes do) it is very hard to get them ...
mojo - 06/02/2006 - 6:16am - 0 comments
Two Killer Mockingbirds
... to a serious bird freak--I can probably identify dozens of birds by their silhouette alone. This bird had the body type of a thrasher, but ... that before in my LIFE. Nowadays it's all ho-hum, but these birds did not exist in my neighborhood until that moment. And all of you ...
mojo - 07/20/2010 - 11:28am - 2 comments
Animal Horn Bird Sculptures!
... Weird Bird Collection. These are things which are obviously birds but not necessarily owls, at least not in the sense that Mojo can ... trips to Hong Kong and Taiwan when I was a wee lass. These birds are carved out of some sort of animal horn. That is all I know about ...
mojo - 08/02/2006 - 10:46am - 1 comment