Birds’ English

Birds’ English

starling twitching
yap yee eee eee
red cardinal
what cheer
what cheer
what cheer
wheat wheat wheat

robin cheerily cheer up cheerily cheer up
goldfinch chatter chatter chee chee
nuthatch peep peep
chickadee dee dee
chickadee dee dee
chickadee dee dee
chirp
chirp
chirp
sparrows
all along

junco chip chip chip
caw caw caw urgent crows
woodpecker tap tap tap tap
tap tap tap
the telephone pole

hummingbird whirs the sun
geese drone

I’m here here here I’m here here here I’m here here here
mourning dove tells all