A little yellow flash

14 10 2018

Little yellow bird

Possibly the worst bird photo ever.

But I LOVE that eye!

This little bird – possibly an immature yellow warbler? – fluttered down to the ground behind where I was sitting, watching a band of horses. When I turned around to determine the cause of the soft ruckus, this little beauty was hopping on the ground … then flew up to a sagebush. Of course, it managed to alight on the far side of the stalks, where it watched me watching it. 🙂 Love these littlest gifts from heaven.

When it flew away, I swear it did somersaults. Even Sundance turned to watch with what I can only assume was immense admiration.

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14 10 2018
Sue Story

Definitely not “the worst bird photo ever!” And I’m with you, TJ, those “littlest gifts from heaven” can give us the greatest moments in our lives. I love that eye too! 😊

18 10 2018
Lynn and Kathy

Well, we searched our copy of Sibley’s and we think this is a female Yellow-rumped warbler (definitely not a Yellow Warbler). Still, a really great shot! It takes someone who really “sees” nature to notice such a beautiful critter! Well done!

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