The back story behind a post I did about back yard birding with kids for the online retailer Schoola.com--my first such work for a vendor.

The back story behind a post I did about back yard birding with kids for the online retailer Schoola.com--my first such work for a vendor.

New year, new assignment: how I landed a gig blogging for Seattle Audubon Society.

New year, new assignment: how I landed a gig blogging for Seattle Audubon Society.

Writing as a journalist and writing as a blogger are two very different applications. I try to manage both while recognizing the distinctions.

Writing as a journalist and writing as a blogger are two very different applications. I try to manage both while recognizing the distinctions.

Many of the ideas for articles and blog post writing come right out of my own home. A legacy of natural history and art is the starting point for inspiration.

Many of the ideas for articles and blog post writing come right out of my own home. A legacy of natural history and art is the starting point for inspiration.