Melospiza melodia

Although common and widespread, the Song Sparrow is uncommonly delightful to behold wherever it is spread.  We beheld this chatty little fellow along the banks of the Saint Joseph River in South Bend, Indiana on Thursday afternoon.

Although common and widespread, the Song Sparrow is uncommonly delightful to behold wherever it is spread. We beheld this chatty little fellow along the banks of the Saint Joseph River in South Bend, Indiana on Thursday afternoon.

The Song Sparrow is aptly named because it has a relatively complex song.  I was able to tweet with this little guy. But it wouldn't alight on my finger.

The Song Sparrow is aptly named because it has a relatively complex song. I was able to tweet with this little guy. But it wouldn’t alight on my finger.

 

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Charles McKelvy lives and writes in southwest Michigan with his wife and fellow writer, Natalie McKelvy. They established the Dunery Press in 1988 in order to publish their own fiction. They continue to do so to this day. Charles McKelvy is an Eagle Scout.
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