I went to the wildflower field guide hoping for names, but I came away with so much more.
Variations in wildflower colors make a difficult job even harder, but I *think* I prevailed.
How four scared rattlesnakes scared me on a short foothills hike.
Observing patience and persistence in the natural world helps me to deal with poor health and endless paperwork.
As a beginning birder, the expertise of the Cornell Lab of Ornithology birders teaching me wasn’t nearly as important as their patience.