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Lessons from Chickens #2

Are you in need of writerly wisdom? Something to push you past cringing at your less-than-perfect WIP?

Check out Ashley Storm’s Lessons from Chickens, a savvy southern take on the writerly life and how wisdom can be drawn from one’s backyard.

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2 thoughts on “Lessons from Chickens #2”

  1. Glad to have found this. I have 5 rescue chickens I recently adopted & I’ve been seeing feathers around & one of them now has bare feet where his feathers were.

    1. Glad you found us. One thing, molting is a natural phenomenon with chickens. But keep in mind that sometimes stress will throw a chicken into molt. I’ve had multiple flocks.

      CountrySideNetwork has this to say: Physical stress, a lack of water, malnutrition, extreme heat, hatching a clutch of eggs and unusual lighting conditions (e.g. owner has a light bulb in the coop emitting light all night and then suddenly removes the constant light source) can all be at the root of an unexpected or untimely molt.

      So kudos to you for adopting your girls. Enjoy!

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