I’ve been away for a while due to family circumstances. I hope to pick back up and continue to share the beauty that surrounds me! Birds are a miracle because they prove to us there is a finer, simpler state of being which we may strive to attain. Douglas Coupland
Some of you may have watched the recent show aired on PBS, “Parrot Confidential.” For some it was the first time they saw into the world that is “Avian.” For others, it merely confirmed, in some ways, the current plight of the domestic and wild parrot population. I have been fortunate to share my home with an Umbrella Cockatoo for 12 years. I was one that plunged into the world that is “Parrot” with […]
No bird soars too high if he soars with his own wings. William Blake
In the sweetness of friendship let there be laughter, and sharing of pleasures. For in the dew of little things the heart finds its morning and is refreshed. Khalil Gibran Janelle, you are friend to many. The love you have for these birds has captured my heart and friendship!
What an honor to be a part of a worthy cause! A group of determined people wanted to help The Parrot Posse saddle up for the next ride! What did they do? Well, thanks to the magnificent art and skills of Diane McKinney, The Posse was able to auction off a magnificent quilt! My awesome Umbrella Cockatoo (Ze’, named after an awesome Bar in Buzios, Brazil, the Bar dos Ze; http://www.lonelyplanet.com/brazil/the-southeast/buzios/restaurants/other/bar-do-ze) was honored as the official […]
Imagine, if you would, one petite lady, Judith Archer, and her band of merry parrot crusaders making this world a better place for the multitude of parrots abandoned, neglected, abused, lost and alone! Judith Archer has dedicated her life to helping parrots in need. Many of you do not realize the plight these magnificent parrots are in. So many people have taken in these parrots without the education and understanding of what it takes […]
Recently, I experienced my first major Facebook encounter of a “not so nice” nature. My words were misconstrued, as well as my intent. I can’t really say how or why it happened, but it centered on my major passion, which is my love of parrots. Few people realize the crisis that is going on in the avian community. Literally there are hundreds of thousands of parrots needing rescue, a new home, or a safe […]
A Favor and a Vote For Small Business. This is why I do what I do……because of people like Rebecca Stockslager, Bonnie’s Birds and a cast of 1000’s. Please help us help her win! I thank you and the countless birds that have been “saved” through the good work done at Bonnie’s Birds thanks you…..