Story written when author was nine years old. The young reader is getting an important lesson in patience and belief, in not giving up, and allowing emotions while you work towards a goal. Quincy Quill is an adorable baby bird eager to chirp and ready to fly. But things aren't happening as quickly as he would like. Quincy's story teaches children the value of perseverance as he learns that everyone, even a baby bird, does things when the time is just right. The story is about growing up and taking flight.