glitter

As I sit here on my family room couch gazing out the picture window, I marvel. The air is clinquant with tiny bits of feathery snow illuminated by the winter sun. It’s as if God Himself were strewing shimmery ice confetti from the heavenlies. Meanwhile, the goldfinches and junkos flit from feeder to tree to steaming birdbath to tree and back to feeders in much the same way as the ice confetti moves this way and that by unseen currents. They are the confetti of the bird world during the winter months. They flutter here and there, swooping, flitting, dipping, disappearing and reappearing magically.
What a lovely, glittery sight to enjoy.

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3 Responses to “glitter”

  1. Claudia Kaser Says:

    Not only am I enjoying your writing, I am expanding my vocabulary! 🙂 Cliquant? I looked it up! Lovely! Ice confetti from the heavenlies……
    whatsoever things are lovely, think upon these things!

    Thanks for sharing your thoughts with us!

    Love & hugs!
    Claudia

  2. Kath Says:

    Absolutely beautiful! This blog is a fitting use of your gifts, and I look forward to returning often to catch another view through this window on your world.

  3. angie williams Says:

    So beautiful.

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