A House Sparrow picks at a suet block.
Wreathed by a thin sheet of cloud and haze, this morning the sun presented a dull yellow face.
A Mute Swan hovers in the distance, on the far side of the pond.
A Blue Jay searches for tidbits under a hanging sunflower seed feeder .
Although I am in chickadee country, I have not regularly seen chickadees at my feeders for almost ten years. Why, is a mystery. So I was very pleased to see this fellow and one other during the past two days. Their antics are so pleasing and amusing, I do hope they hang around!
I was fortunate to be outside when this faint rainbow appeared this morning, otherwise I would have missed its subtle beauty.
A late summer sunrise, viewed from near ground level. It can be good to look at the world from a different perspective than eye level.