Debbie Ridpath Ohi reads, writes and illustrates for young people. Every few weeks, she shares new art, writing and resources; subscribe below. Browse the archives here.

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Happy birthday, Dad!

Cottage hummingbirds

HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO MY DAD! (see Blatherdoodle below)

I took the above photo at the cottage a couple of weeks ago, before we left on our canoe trip. At one point there were at least SIX hummingbirds hovering around, jostling for position. Geez, for such fragile-looking creatures, they sure are nasty to each other.

Anyway, here's a Blatherdoodle, in honour of my Dad (click image for a bigger version)....

Handwritten entry: happy birthday, dad!

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