Camera : Canon EOS 550D Location : Tarlton, Gauteng, South Africa .
. Kiep, wearing her red bandana around her neck, ready to deliver this morning’s breakfast. Her nest is in my studio, on one of my art tables. She grew up here in my studio since I rescued her as a day-old 18 months ago after being abandoned by her mother. She now spends her days outside with all the other chickens, but daily, without fail, she returns to her nest to lay her egg and spend some time sitting in the bottom drawer of my desk, chatting to me.