Home » Animals » Birds » Caprivi Bird List

Caprivi Bird List

Top Posts & Pages




When Lynn is not writing, she is kept busy caring for her family and their pets. "Hillary’s Angel" is her first novel and "Upside Down" her second.

View Full Profile →

Wrote this one for you:


Emerald Spotted Dove

Emerald Spotted Dove

River Dance Lodge is where I’m at.
Emerald dove and robin chat,
(dawn chorus like you’ve never heard)
waxbill, swift, white bellied sunbird,
willow warbler, greenbul too,
batis, bunting, swamp boubou,
collared sunbird, southern tit,
darter, cormorant, red barbet,
kingfisher (giant) and sunbird (copper
– no brighter bangle up for offer),
helmeted shrike darts into view,
loerie, lark and lapwing (whew).
Fork-tailed drongo (what the hell),
marsh owl, martin, swallow as well,
coucal, bulbul, grey hornbill…
My poem is penned: their wings are still.

White-breasted cormorant

White-breasted cormorant


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s

My first book – click to preview

%d bloggers like this: