Avian Valentines

As the sun disappears, after a day of non-stop duty

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and the moon takes over the cloudless sky

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a busy day comes to an end.

Blue Tits have turned their mind to mate attraction, laying claim to desirable residences and shouting about them very loudly.

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“This one is mine”

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This individual

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is probably unaware that its chosen home

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is fitted with a camera inside.

In the trees down the valley

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a Mistle Thrush shouts its claim.

A tortoiseshell is tempted from overwintering in the house to take a trip outside

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and the crocuses

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see if they can open just a little bit wider

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