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Caught Him! The Blue Jay Outside My Window…

I’m working from home today, putting together some presentations and working on some plans.

I have a couple of bird feeders outside of my window. It is fun to watch the birds (and a squirrel or two) come and go. Some of the smaller birds appear to be insensitive to my presence behind the window. I can move my chair, get close to the window, and even snap pictures while they nibble on sunflower seeds.

Others, the blue jays, in particular, are a lot more skittish. When I hear the creak of the chain, I have to turn slowly and quietly in order to avoid scaring them away. This morning I managed to snap a nice picture of one: