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Red-winged Blackbird
Photo: Inge Curtis Seen locally the year round, Red-winged Blackbirds gather in flocks in winter. Occasionally an all-female flock dives into the garden to …
Waldeinsamkeit
Photo: Yellowstone National Park (RG) Is there anything about the pandemic that hasn’t been said a hundred times already? It is no secret that …
Prothonotary Warbler
Photo: Inge Curtis The warblers are coming! We don’t notice them until they land in the yard because they mostly fly through the night …
A Nose for Good or Evil
Photo: Inge Curtis Imagine my shock. I poured a glass of fine wine for a French neighbor in New York and, before showing him …
Snowy Egret
Photo: Inge Curtis We start this series of Birds of the Week with a species of sublime beauty and a harrowing history of persecution. …
Cherry blossom time
Our Weeping Cherry tree started to bloom on March 28, an old lady now yet still graceful. She has a voluminous floral dress spread …

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