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Tuesday, April 13, 2021

Purple Martins

 Another swallow species, the purple martin, abundant on the campus today. They get all their food in flight, by eating insects out of the air. 


An article in NYRB, on a woman who made friends with swans. Helen Macdonald. My friend Megan Kaminski has a book, Birds of a Feather, that will be distributed in state parks in Kansas. 


Thomas Basbøll said...

I of course read purple martinis before getting to the birds.

Jonathan said...

I'm going to have to invent that drink. I don't know what to put in it to make it purple.