Today I Noticed Trees Filled With Holes

At first I didn't realize it was a woodpecker making all that noise. When I heard the tap-tap-tapping sound overhead I didn't give it much attention. I assumed our landlord must be home, and that the footfall of her shoes was descending through the ceiling. Of course that wasn't the case at all. We were not in our cramped English basement, looking out on DC's [...]