My Connection to Nature II

My Connection to Nature II

A pigeon just over a month old eating nut residues My landlord and I came to an agreement that the pigeons would stay on my balcony until their chicks (squabs) have grown up and can follow their parents to a more natural landscape. I expected things to advance without drama, but the situation has been…

What is Telepathy?

What is Telepathy?

Yesterday I went shopping by myself without an assistant for the first time in a long time. The milk I wanted was in the fridge on the top shelf. I saw a woman walking in my direction and asked her kindly to hand me the carton of milk I wanted. When she saw that I…

Our Personal Assistants

At the end of March, my long-time Chinese assistant set up her own business and started working in her home office. It was a big leap forward for her, but for me it was a great loss. Apart from a few years, she worked part-time as my assistant for about 15 years. For the last…

Purification

Purification

Two weeks ago, I followed a YouTube live stream about blue tits’ first flight to the outside world after three weeks of nest box breeding. The walls of the box were reflecting light, which distracted the baby birds, and they jumped arbitrarily onto the walls of the box in search of a way out. In…