A red-winged blackbird poses for the camera, DeWitt's Pond, Airdrie, July 2013. He may look shy here, but just a few seconds earlier, he was chirping loudly at anglers fishing nearby. These little guys have BIG attitude!
A bit about me: I am a gardening enthusiast and writer living in challenging zone 3a Calgary, Alberta, Canada, in the foothills of the Rocky Mountains. My fascination and curiosity about plants and their culture inspire my writing and my life. -Sheryl Normandeau