The Thing with Feathers

It doesn’t take much water for this goldfinch to enjoy a good bath! Photo by Larry Jordan Emily Dickinson famously wrote “Hope is the thing with feathers.” Now, under the oppressive disorientation of Covid-19, massive wildfires, technological manipulation, and political… Continue Reading


Audubon’s 112th Annual Christmas Bird Count – an interview with Scott Huber, Altacal Audubon

Winter. What catches our eyes, ears and interests in the garden this time of year is distinctive. For me, texture, sound, form and movement are what draw me now. In many cases, it’s not plants that provide this interest for… Continue Reading