today monkey travel far in car machine with Man & Lady to birdie hotspot. Man take many picture & monkey pick 6 for share nice with reader today.

this waterbird = wood duck what monkey think most pretty duck in world. this duck far off in water when Man see it so it hard for get perfect national geographic picture. when wood duck take off sometime it make sound like who-eek.

this same duck as duck up there in first picture. it boy duck. girl wood duck not so colorful. maybe this surprise reader to know wood duck perch in tree and have next in hole far up in tree.

red winged blackbird = 100 % common where live monkey but it very handsome bird with red & yellow epaulet. this bird = boy. girl red winged blackbird = brown with heavy streaking. pretty soon many new red winged blackbird hatch in nest in cattails.

this tree swallow sit on metal pipe. it hard for get picture of very active & fast tree swallow but Man wait with patience & get shot.

pretty soon next 1 more tree swallow join 1st bird.

then monkey get surprise. 2 bird = mating pair what make nest in pipe. Man say monkey get lesson today for wait in patience in nature because nobody know who or what going to show up next.

goodbye today reader. monkey hope reader enjoy time off from monkey write about politics & society & culture & etc.

if reader see ad come next down there next it not from monkey. it there because Man = too 100 % cheap for pay $$$ every year for remove ad thing from blog.