The Transfiguration

everything is sacred

Pigeon of the Day #2126

leave a comment »

Pigeon of the Day #2126

I made my way out to Oakland to see the doctor today – my first checkup in years. A little crew of pigeons was wandering about at the train station, as pigeons commonly do, but several of them had made themselves comfortable on the sun-warmed concrete, heating their bellies, feet completely vanished into their mass. This one let me come quite close before I made it too uncomfortable, so we get to see some rare details; the beak is a strange, squishy sort of thing.

My blood has been drawn and my arm is sore, and thanks to our brilliant medical scientists I am now better protected from the elements. Here’s to your health.

the ballad of the space babies
Advertisements

Written by Umbrella Man

July 18, 2014 at 11:48 pm

Posted in animals, birds

Tagged with

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: