Saturday, November 20, 2010

The Little Wren

A small movement in the wood stack outside my window caught my attention this morning. I watched and watched to see what that little creature was that darted between the logs, hiding from me. I could just see quick movement of something brown. I suspected a bird all along, but what kind was it.
Sure enough, patience paid off and I caught glimpse of the tiny wren. It was hiding from me.

But soon enough we heard a pecking sound on the side of the porch where this little one was trying to make a home for the winter by enlarging a seam of the soffit.
I managed to snap a couple photos of this little wren.
How wonderful it is to watch nature around us.


Kristi in the Western Reserve said...

Ah, what a dear little bird. Lucky you to have seen him. But not so much luck, really. You pay attention and so find a world of gifts and treasures.

"Tis the gift to be simple" said...

I know this doesn't have anything to do w/ this entry.. but I've come upon this wonderful Plain Quaker blot..
The lady lives in England ..

She reminds me a lot of you :)


Patty said...

Oh, thank you Tis the gift to be simple for that link, What a place of peace

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