…the eclipse of birds

6.You come to a place of understanding—you are in the midst of your own eclipse. In A Short Philosophy of Birds, Philippe Dubois and Elise Rousseau tell of the vulnerable moulting phase of ducks as they experience an ‘eclipse’ of plumage. They are grounded, paused, waiting for new growth until they can fly again. AnimalsContinue reading “…the eclipse of birds”