Nature Photography

What the Robin Knows

Humanly created knowledge sees this as two species. That’s a quirk of language. Not to be trusted.p1250366

Human culture fixes the error by calling this an ecological niche. But that is a story of exploitation rather than presence. How’d you like to be called an ecological niche? It’s left to art to find presence. It’s kind of sneaky, because we’re already there. Robins are more direct.


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