Author Archives: CarolPatterson

Pokémon GO searching for the correct creatures? Posted on by CarolPatterson

Pokémon GO is bringing people outdoors as computer-generated reality takes advantage of Mother Nature’s reality. I’m not a player but got a demonstration of the game while walking with several devoted Pokémon GO players. “I grew up with Pokémon,” explained … Read More

How Casey Anderson is making wild cool again Posted on by CarolPatterson

Casey Anderson has a pet grizzly and is a seriously cool guy. Learn how he is making wild places cool again and how you can go hiking with this National Geo host in this story I wrote for

Getting a Sense of Place in Canada’s Cape Breton Posted on by CarolPatterson

“My mother died last February and I came home,” said the elfin blonde waitress at Main Street Restaurant & Bakery seafood restaurant as way of introduction. “I grew up here in Ingonish Beach, but I moved away over thirty years … Read More