Gray Weather And Feathers

The feathers seemed to match the weather in my backyard yesterday.  When I went out to fill the feeders, the skies were gray and overcast and the first four birds to show up seemed color coordinated with the conditions.

mockingbird

Northern Mockingbird

catbird

Gray Catbird

chickadee

Carolina Chickadee

nuthatch

White-breasted Nuthatch

Even the young Jay seemed subdued in his tones.

Bluejay

Blue Jay

The gray skies didn’t last long though, and as soon as the sun popped through the clouds Mr. Vibrant himself showed up in all his glory.

Red-headed

Red-headed Woodpecker

Red-headed2

He really is like a ray of sunshine whenever he makes an appearance!

 

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About kathydoremus

Wife, mother, daughter, and friend. One who dabbles in writing, thinks in rhyme, and is utterly unable to escape the allure of alliteration:) Amateur nature photographer. A backyard bird watcher, a hiker of non-strenuous trails to waterfalls, and a fan of Atlanta sports teams. Driver of an orange Jeep Renegade who goes by the name of Earl. One who is nourished by silence, solitude, and a good cup of coffee. A lover of God’s Word and the riches that are hidden there. An extremely ordinary jar of clay who longs to see and be satisfied by the glory of God, and to somehow display that in my everyday life.
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8 Responses to Gray Weather And Feathers

  1. Jodi says:

    they are all beautiful. Gotta love Mr. Vibrant! 🙂

  2. That first bird looks very very street tough lol!

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