Robins Comfort The Bereaved
I have published many posts about white feathers and how - for some - they appear to be contact from a loved one who has died. Today a similar theme but this time, instead of white feathers, it is a robin who is the messenger. The short story is from Sarah: I have been told, when someone dies robins are a sign from the spiritual world that the person is still here. A true tale ... A little while after my father passed, a robin flew into our house (through the kitchen back door) and upstairs…
Little Jenny Wren / Clickasnap
The wren is a tiny brown bird, although it is heavier, less slim, than the even smaller goldcrest. It is dumpy, almost rounded, with a fine bill, quite long legs and toes, very short round wings and a short, narrow tail which is sometimes cocked up vertically. For such a small bird it has a remarkably loud voice. It is the commonest UK breeding bird, although it suffers declines during prolonged, severely cold winters.