We had gusty winds on Monday
Winds rough enough the weeds were jerked loose and flung here and there
The dust was rather eye-filling, to say the least.
Still, the murmuration of the birds was delightful (see the wee sundog in the sky? Colder air on its way to us)
The swirl and
And the joy of the Red-Winged Black Birds fills our sky each and every day.
Their dance is delightful to see so I go out often trying to capture them rippling in the air.
No matter what the wind does. (Scattering weed seed here and there for next year’s crop) 🙂
Bringing in storms
The buffeting wind can, also, scatter clouds giving us sunshine.
Your friend on a western Colorado farm,
While I was waiting for the truck to dump, I noticed the birds were flocking together; I think it is called a murmuration.
Although, these birds were not Starlings, they were practicing the same art, as Starlings.
Okay, now! Everyone here? Ready, get set
FLAP! Raise those wings….now turn to the right
Turn to the left…harder! Harder! Break out a sweat!
Now lift up and fly as high into the sky as you can
All together now! 1-2-3
Well done! (see the heart they formed?)
Rest! We will go again later. A job well done!