in the coneflowers—haiku

in October chill

dining in the coneflowers

small bird on its own


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I was curious about this bird, not seen before, so hungry and alone. A few days later I saw a couple more with similar features flutter and fly from the same flowers.

9 thoughts on “in the coneflowers—haiku

    1. Thank you Lindy! I was hoping someone would come up with an ID. Our first thought was finch but then there didn’t seem to be a fit with guide pics. Then I thought maybe one of the many warblers but still no pics were close enough to say for sure.


    1. The camouflage is interesting as the bird has yellow tones and the leaves are turning yellow. This little one was fairly tame…he would flutter off and then return, his or her snacking being more significant than my presence.

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