6 Red-wings in the front yard, along with Chickadees, Pigeons, Starlings and Juncos (and chickens)
41 Cedar Wax-wings in the back yard, checking out the high bush cranberries
A Hairy at the suet
8 blue jays in the cedars along the drive-way, and one more in nearby woods calling
Then it all went boom — a flurry of birds in all directions as a juvenile Sharpie flew through
We’re moving well past Candlemas, and the birds are signaling the on-coming spring.