Monthly Archives: May 2013

The Art of Seeing Posted on by CarolPatterson

“There are more hummingbirds in my backyard than on that trail,” complained one irate tourist exiting the Nature Conservancy’s Ramsey Canyon. “You should not tell people they will see birds,” she remarked as the door closed behind her, unhappy the … Read More

When I first moved to Calgary Posted on by CarolPatterson

When I first moved to Calgary I spent every Sunday at the zoo. I knew nobody – the malls weren’t open Sundays and there were no Facebook friends (yes, I grew up with dinosaurs) – so watching the animals was … Read More