A concatenation about birds: Scissor-tailed flycatcher

Majestic in flight

Female builds constructs her nest

Fierce nest protectors

Scissor-tailed flycatcher
Scissor-tailed flycatcher at home on a fence

Haiku by PamelaWLucas 4/3/18
Inspirational photo by Pinterest

A symbol for the State of Oklahoma.

Read about this wonder that eats its weight in gold each year devouring non-useful and harmful insect species such as grasshoppers, crickets, and beetles and hear their obnoxious calls.


A concatenation about birds: Cactus wren

True desert dwellers

Noisy chatter all the day

Thorny makes a home

Haiku by PamelaWLucas 4/2/18

Inspirational photo by Pixabay

The Cactus wren is an official state symbol for Arizona.  Hear its noisy call.