permaculture, DIY, hatchlings, chicks, chicken, contemplation, meditative activity, individuality, creative thinking, self creation

A pairs of chicks were hatched from my rudimentary homemade foam-cooler-incubator. From the get-go, each showed distinct differences despite their “birdness” – individuality. Teaching them to eat, drink and other basic “survival skills” taught me plenty about chickens and life in general.