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Nature Writing & Essays
epub |eng | | Author:David Quammen

The Trees Cry Out on Currawong Moor The man’s real name, his birth name, is lost in the mists of northwestern Tasmania. He seems to have left it behind, irretrievably, ...
( Category: Travel with Pets February 18,2020 )
epub |eng | 2010-10-03 | Author:Bill Plotkin [Plotkin, Bill]

THE WANDERER'S CONTRIBUTION TO SOCIETY: MYSTERY AND DARKNESS The gift that the Wanderer contributes to her world — simply and amply through her presence — is the aura of mystery, ...
( Category: Nature Writing & Essays February 14,2020 )
epub |eng | 2011-07-20 | Author:Loren Eiseley [Eiseley, Loren]

1 “Note on Absolute Chronology of Human Evolution,” Science 123 (1956), pp. 924–26. 2 Embryos and Ancestors, rev. ed. (New York, Oxford, 1951), p. 93. MAN OF THE FUTURE There ...
( Category: Wildlife January 18,2020 )
azw3 |eng | 2015-03-01 | Author:Ruskin Bond

There comes a time when almost every author asks himself what his effort and output really amount to. We expect our work to influence people, to affect a great many ...
( Category: Nature Writing & Essays January 16,2020 )
epub |eng | 2019-03-05 | Author:Mark Boyle

~ As the pike lies dead on the butcher’s block, fierce and beautiful and ancient and strong, I remember the moment I killed him. He was flipping around on the ...
( Category: Wildlife December 17,2019 )
epub |eng | | Author:Robert Ferguson [Ferguson, Robert]

The lakeside DNT cabin at Hellevassbu, with Simletind in the background. Walkers who want to use the facilities are allowed, for a small fee, to pitch a tent close to ...
( Category: Scandinavian November 19,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-11-03 | Author:Leath Tonino

Old Friend Do you remember the time? I was driving, you were sitting to my right, the summer day was blurring by—aspen, Doug fir, northern flicker, Steller’s jay. Neither of ...
( Category: Nature Writing & Essays November 4,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-06-26 | Author:Julian Hoffman

Valuable beyond price. It might seem an elusive and romantic notion in an increasingly corporatized world, the structure of economies both industrial and developing harnessed to the engines of extraction ...
( Category: Ecology October 14,2019 )
epub |eng | | Author:Ben Hewitt

The End There is no where from here for me. Our children may choose other things, this land pass into other hands. I will be here on the hillside, lying ...
( Category: Parent Participation October 8,2019 )
mobi |eng | 2007-08-16 | Author:Vicki Hearne [Hearne, Vicki]

He goes on to cite emblems of female power of the sort that most feminists in my ken despise as examples of male chauvinistic sexual pathologies—the scorpion whose ritual ends ...
( Category: Wildlife September 27,2019 )
epub |eng | 2014-02-24 | Author:Ross, James 1744-1827;

The Dock When we bought our family cottage from my parents five years ago, fixing the dock was the first project. One of the large stringers had broken in the ...
( Category: United States September 5,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-02-20 | Author:Wendell Berry

With usury has no man a good house made of stone, no paradise on his church wall With usury the stone cutter is kept from his stone the weaver is ...
( Category: Essays August 3,2019 )
epub |eng | 2001-03-26 | Author:David Wescott [Wescott, David]

Stage 2 - Creating The Blank - burning, breaking, throwing, bashing, splitting, pounding or otherwise collecting or preparing the material for shaping. The blank may be used whole (as is), ...
( Category: History of Technology August 2,2019 )
epub |eng | | Author:Marc Hamer

Twilight and the sky turns brass Instead of going home to hearth I want to stay out under branches to watch the night arrive on a cold stone wall long ...
( Category: Mammals July 26,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-07-24 | Author:Henry Beston [Henry Beston]

—II— About the middle of December, I began to see that an amusing game of cross purposes was being played by the sea birds and the land birds of the ...
( Category: Nature Writing & Essays July 25,2019 )