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Born to be Wild

A persuasive essay centered around the growing concern about ‘nature-deficit disorder’, inspired by the book “Last Child in the Woods” by Richard Louv.

This is an extremely shortened version of the full essay, because it was quite over the word limit for the assignment!

Last Child In The Woods

Spend a Day on Bike Path

Its been a long LONG long winter.

I am not one for being inside the house. I am not really the mom who is craft savvy nor do I find baking enjoyable. 1,817 more words

"Last Child in the Woods": An Analysis

A rhetorical analysis of the best selling novel by Richard Louv which focuses on the issue of ‘nature-deficit disorder’ and what can be done to combat it. 1,846 more words

Rhetorical Analysis

Reading: Last Child in the Woods by Richard Louv

I recently finished reading Richard Louv’s Last Child in the Woods. My wife bought this for me when my first son was born five years ago, but it’s taken me to this point to read it. 2,728 more words


A Remedy for Nature Deficit Disorder

Guest blogger Dawn Slack wrote the following piece about Letha’s Fund, a terrific program of Indiana Native Plant and Wildflower Society (INPAWS). The fund facilitates… 430 more words


Mama and kid going wild

It starts next week Tuesday, the 1st of April! Another Rewild Your Life challenge by We Are Wildness. I attended this free and informal online challenge last year twice, and loved it! 627 more words

RX for Gloomy Days...

It could not be gloomier outside.

I live in Vermont, and in most season, I look out the window and the view is amazing.

But right now? 415 more words