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Meeting Grizzly Adams

I met Grizzly Adams today.

At church.

On Palm Sunday.

He smelled.

Being the only female under the age of 70 without a small child attached to her ankle, he naturally made a beeline for me. 525 more words


Amphibian art for conservation

I found Leah Jay’s artwork when I was looking for artwork that captures the conservation of salamanders. Her artwork is… poetry. The use of watercolors and words to look like a combination of naturalist paintings and street art is just wonderful. 72 more words


Mystery Woman

While changing channels last night I caught the tail end of a documentary on this woman painted on the wall, in the town of Cottage Grove, Or. 134 more words


My Favorite Nature Apps

As smart technology becomes more readily available and more user-friendly, it’s easy to become obsessed with what’s inside our dumbphones (that’s what my grandpa calls them) instead of what’s outside our front doors. 641 more words

Gracilaria Vermiculophylla

Hearts in hiding

‘…my heart in hiding/Stirred for a bird’

from Windhover by Gerard Manley Hopkins

A story of love, grief and wilderness, of inner and outer landscape, of hearts stirred by a bird. 158 more words

Bon Voyage Piratess Tilly & Yuki!

It’s been a long, dreary and snowy winter here in New England! The hand-painted Piratess Tilly and Yuki dolls are on their way for expeditions across the U.S.A! 22 more words

Children's Picture Book