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Mindful Writing Challenge ~ January 2013 ~ Small Stone 15

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Day 15

The Mistle Thrush with his speckled breast is already here in the top of the apple tree, singing his heart out in the rain, a song of haunting sadness. He flies down and leaps across the grass in long bounding hops.

Polly Robinson © 2013

From nature-in-focus.blogspot.com

From nature-in-focus.blogspot.com

16 thoughts on “Mindful Writing Challenge ~ January 2013 ~ Small Stone 15

  1. I recall the thrushes living in tbe hedgerows out West. It seemed that everywhere I looked there was another one who would fly out and away in exactly the same manner as the last. I thought I was going mad on several occasions.

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  2. What an unusual bird!!! How pretty those brown spots are! It looks like a little egg!!!

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  3. He is rather glorious :)

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  4. Yes, glorious is the word, as is your reference to him…

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  5. Lovely, Polly, Mad me smile.

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  6. i love his hopping glory

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  7. Beautiful photo. We don’t see too many of them.

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