Tag Archives: Amelia

In Purgatory.

I cannot seem to get through Dante’s Purgatorio. Seven more Cantos loom, not to mention the queue of books I had planned to read by end of summer. Time does not simply fly, it whooshes past. What’s the hurry, I wonder? … Continue reading

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Everything is under control.

No, the weather has not improved, but Dizzy positioned himself at the Chunnel this morning, presumably to check passports, so we know that despite whatever other chaos reigns today, Chickenland will be in good hands. Or, rather, paws. I read … Continue reading

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Brrrr-r-r-r-r!!!

I probably need to invest in one of those plastic squeegee things people back East use to scrape off their windshields in winter. I’ll need it to remove the ice from my computer screen, as, in addition to fog and … Continue reading

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Amelia

The chicks are three weeks old today. Here are the newest photos of Amelia, and one that shows what she will look like as an adult.

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Dust up.

I heard that blissing-out sound again yesterday afternoon, and, sure enough, when I went in to check, there was Amelia in the “bath tub”. Or trying to be. Seems that dust envy set in with the others, and Hope, Lily … Continue reading

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Tail feathers!

The girls have emptied their food bowl three times today. I’m thinking growth spurt.  They’re also sporting distinct tail feathers now, which seems quite appropriate as a”we’re a week old now” statement.  Can you see them on Amelia here?

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