Our many animal encounters of 2020 kept us from feeling too isolated in our year of social hibernation.
We have not been isolated during this pandemic-driven isolation period, thanks to the critters around our rural home.
For the Birds
I didn’t realize I’d been holding my breath until I saw the election results. If it hadn’t been for the birds, I’m not sure I would have made it.
I spent much of September watching the hummingbirds fight over sugar water. What a waste of energy, I thought.
“Chicken TV is keeping me sane,” she says, as we soak in that timeless world, mesmerized by their languid pecking and the occasional drop of a leaf.