How I got into birding

Hi! I’m Greg. I have a confession to make. I am…pause…clears throat…a birder. Yes, I have an obsession. Oh, sure. I have worked for years as a computer consultant. But really, all that has done is pay for my fixation with birding.

I think about birds—often. You might say, “What’s wrong with that?” Well, if I am having a conversation with you, you may think I am actually listening. This may not, however, be true. I just might be daydreaming about birds or taking a birding trip in my own mind. Sorry! I don’t mean to be disinterested. It just happens. And perish the thought that you expect me to remember your name (unless you have a bird’s name like Robin). Sigh. Pathetic. I know. Continue reading