The Hairy Woodpeckers are still more shy than the Downy Woodpeckers...
...but will brave even madame hazel and her camera (as long as she is quite still) to get some suet:
The Purple Finches are still hanging out in small flocks up in the tops of the trees.
"We are--each of us--dying; it's how we live in the meantime that makes the difference."
"It's not what you gather, but what you scatter that tells what kind of life you have lived!"
"Be kinder than necessary, for everyone you meet is fighting some kind of battle."