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Moose for Breakfast: Outdoor Poems and Essays
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,420. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Nature
Moose for Breakfast leads readers into a humbling world where crawdads school us, where rivers beckon us, and where the true texture of life reveals itself. With crystal clear imagery Barnes' writing inspires renewed appreciation of one's natural surroundings.
Pocket Writing Tutor's Composing Essays on Climate Change
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 64,390. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Our guide offers student writers specific advice for essays on climate change and global warming. The book includes topic ideas; sample outlines; profiles of good sources with tips and links to help you find them; and pre-formatted citations for each source in MLA, APA, and Chicago style.
Nature Writing
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Price: Free! Words: 58,420. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Nature
Collected observations and essays on the English countryside and its flora and fauna from an award-winning novelist.
What I Learned at Bug Camp: Essays on Finding a Home in the World
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 45,700. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2011. Category: Essay » Literature
In What I Learned at Bug Camp, artist, naturalist, and teacher Sarah Rabkin joins personal essay and science journalism; her fluent, spirited prose probes the spaces between science and art, autonomy and community, doubt and faith. On a passionate quest for a “home in the world,” she creates bridges out of stories, inviting us to join her on the trail.
A Misunderstood God
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 25,810. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
These essays chronicle my encounters with the natural and unnatural world along the way to a different understanding of what it all means. If there is one thing I'd want a reader to take away from these essays, it would be a greater appreciation of the mystery that permeates everything around us. To me, understanding how little we know about everything is the first step to understanding anything.
Wilderness Rhythms: Playing music to enhance the nature experience
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 33,640. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
A well written work that captures important aspects of the wilderness experience and of playing music to enhance it. Through his journaling, the author uncovers a state of expanded awareness that can be reached regularly and quickly. The author’s knowledge of traditional survival skills and lore offer much insight throughout. A must read for nature and music enthusiasts!
Nature and the Power of the Will and other Short Stories
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You set the price! Words: 37,290. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2012 by Miercoles. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Short stories suggesting better relationships can be achieved among living things given a genuine desire for tolerance: an eagle shows compassion toward its most sought after prey, and in turn wins a friend; a dandelion successfully pleads for mercy from an engineer with a meticulously groomed garden. These stories teach tolerance toward those who possess traits different from our own.
Solitude and Presence: Photo Reflections on Natural and Digital Ecologies
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Price: Free! Words: 4,970. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2014. Category: Essay » Technology
For over a year I, along with my wife and six-year-old daughter, have rented a small, mailbox-shaped house nestled among fifteen acres of private land in Durham, New Hampshire. During our time here the forest never lost its draw, and in fact has become an unexpected source of insight for my teaching and research in the areas of media, religion, and digital culture.
My Country: Essays and Stories from the Edge of Wilderness
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 46,720. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2014. Category: Essay » Literature
Nowick Gray harks to the tradition of Emerson and Thoreau in portraying his “life in the woods” of interior British Columbia in the last two decades of the twentieth century. These vivid essays and fictional stories reach from the environment of our collective past to remind us of the enduring mysteries of nature still around and within us all.