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Miscues often let the birds fly free

December 31, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

Things go wrong. Despite our best-laid hunting plans, sometimes things go awry. And the birds go away. Continue Reading

Open your ears and embrace the sounds of the long, dark nights

October 15, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

It’s tough, for those of us who enjoyed light until 9:30 or 10 p.m. a couple of months back, to let go of long light. It’s hard not to feel as if our world is closing in on us. This is the first stage of the oppressiveness of winter. We are hopelessly diurnal creatures, adapted to function in daylight hours. Continue Reading