True Love Is a Beautiful Thing

When a lovebird loves a chubby older cockatiel…

Amethyst Qu
2 min readJun 19, 2022


Older lovebird preening an older white-faced cockatiel
A lovebird can be so loving / all photos in the sequence are author’s birds photographed by the author Amethyst Qu

These two just hate being photographed doing anything cute. Often, all I have to do is raise the camera and that’s it. Party over.

I got lucky the other day because Nyota the Peach-faced Lovebird and Boobear the White-Faced Cockatiel got into a kind of…