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Lighthearted Limericks – Pine Warbler

When this handsome Pine Warbler showed up, he came carrying a limerick just begging to be shared. The gleaming gold bird with barred wing Boasts of beauty that’s fit for a king From the tree-tops he croons A melodious tune … Continue reading

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Lighthearted Limericks – Red-headed Woodpecker

It seemed about time for another lighthearted limerick, and since this fellow keeps showing up and flirting for his food, I thought I’d let him be the star. The bird with the red velvet head Comes to call when he … Continue reading

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Lighthearted Limericks – Blue Jay (#2)

Once I start to think in rhyme, it’s hard to stop the Seussian stream of words from floating around in my head; so, despite the fact that they’ve already starred in a previous limerick, here’s another lighthearted verse¬†featuring the Blue … Continue reading

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Lighthearted Limericks – Eastern Bluebird

I had a request for another lighthearted limerick, so how about we let the Bluebird be our featured guest? If the bluebird so cheerfully sings and brings happiness in on his wings How do you explain his looks of disdain? … Continue reading

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Lighthearted Limericks – Tufted Titmouse

With the Thanksgiving weekend coming to a close, it seemed like a fitting time for another lighthearted limerick…this time featuring the Tufted Titmouse. The Titmouse, you might be surprised, though dainty is daring and wise She stores away seed so … Continue reading

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Lighthearted Limericks – Blue Jay

Today’s lighthearted limerick features the often maligned and misunderstood Blue Jay, who happens to be another of my favorite backyard visitors.¬† Ready for the rhyme? I have heard Blue Jays come from the mold of the bullyish, brutish, and bold … Continue reading

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Lighthearted Limericks – Eastern Towhee

The Eastern Towhee, one of my backyard favorites, stars in today’s limerick. Two Towhees in colors of fall dropped in with their name-saying call While she stood and she sipped he splashed and he dipped Not minding my presence at … Continue reading

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