Saturday, February 16, 2013
The other day right before dusk, I heard the chirping of a bird right outside our bay window. I don't recognize the call of many (any?) birds, so I went to the window to try to associate the sound with a face. I was pleasantly surprised to see a Carolina wren that was making a late call to the black oil sunflower seeds I've been putting out. He was on the step of the deck doing a funny little hope with a half-turn accompanied by a series of chirps. It was dark but I got a video of it.
Today, I spotted him earlier and got a better shot or two: