Storybook Wall Calendar
The annual My Chicken Diaries is also a collection of stories. For eachof the 12 featured motnhly celebrities, their story vignette appears below their pictures.
Salute to Claudette
Cute with her chumpy, cheek muffs and very feathery legs and feet, you stole my heart from the start.
A Prayer in 5 Parts
Spiritually inspired poem read for the Heart Anthology.
an interfaith eveningfull of heart and art
Peaches for Breakfast
Family story of peachy generosity and joy it brings,illustrated with chicken yard pictures
A Japanese saying for writers that is based on a chick scratching inside the shell and the mother pecking outside available in print.
The Diaries Part of My Chicken Diaries
Vignettes, essays. blogs, stories, poems and more - these are the heart and soul of My Chicken Diaries.
Life with and more than a decade of caring for our flock has been filled with moments of joy and sadness, fear and celebration. Individually and collectively they are inspired me to write, record, tell and re-tell of our farm life and adventures.
Coonected to the pictures on this page are a collection of writings. Humorous, inspirational, heart-gripping and just all round varied, but related to chickens and the amazing world of nature in which we all live.
To enjoy the colection, click on the picture and a pdf file will open for your reading pleasure.
Read something you enjoy, something that touches or inspires you? We love to know that. We invite you to use our feedback page to share your sentiments.
May peace be your journey and may your nest be always well-feathered,
Fine Feathered Fiction
The ubiquitous chicken touches nearly every aspect of our lives, even literature.
Fluff your wings, stretch your legs, the matching game below features sixteen fictional chickens or poulty. Match the character's name in the left column with the description on the right.
How many the books with these chickens have you read? Do you have a favorite?
click on the game for a larger version
Henspired to Write, Draw or Create?
If you feel inspired to write, draw or otherwise create after time at My Chicken Diaries, we'd love to see it and share it on our webpage, if you agree.
Do you speak chicken?
The ubiquitous chicken is part of nearly every country and every culture in the world. So much so that chickens are part of our daily speech.
We've found 60 common sayings that refer to chickens. How many of them do you know? How many do you use on a daily basis?
When tragedy stuck the chicken yard, shed tears lead to healing
Send a special card with your personal message or greetings to a friend with My Chicken Diaries note cards.
When I'm asked where I attend church
I answer I attend the Church of the Holy
also might enjoy Church of the Holy Chicken NPR essay
Duckling's First Swim
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