The Whisker Chronicles

Whiskers are also known as vibrissa, from the latin vibrare "to vibrate". Vibrissa are the specialized hairs on mammals and the bristlelike feathers near the mouths of many birds. Their resonant design is symbolic of the energies, good and bad, that are reverberating throughout the natural world. Every living thing is connected and, by birthright, deserves to exist.

American Kestrel

Scientific Name:  Falco sparverius  Where American Kestrels Live:   Open areas such as meadows, grasslands, deserts, parks, farm fields, cities, and suburbs. Kestrels need access to trees for nesting cavities during … Continue reading

March 4, 2014 · Leave a comment

Eastern Bluebird

Scientific Name:  Sialia sialis  Where Eastern Bluebirds Live:    Meadows, field edges, golf courses and other open areas surrounded by trees that offer suitable nest holes or perhaps even nest boxes … Continue reading

March 2, 2014 · Leave a comment